Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Our office will be closed Monday, Jan 21st in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We will reopen at regular business hours on Tuesday, Jan 22nd.
Background: N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) and high sensitivity Troponin T (hsTnT) are markers of cardiac injury used in diagnosis of heart failure and myocardial infarction respectively, and associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Since physical activity is protective against cardiovascular disease and heart failure, we investigated whether higher levels of physical activity, and less sedentary behaviour were associated with lower NT-proBNP and hsTnT.