Higher Copeptin Levels are Associated with the Risk of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis


Avci I. I. , Sahin I., Gungor B., Kucuk S. H. , Sigirci S., Varol S., ...More

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA SINICA, vol.37, no.4, pp.412-419, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.6515/acs.202107_37(4).20210111a
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CARDIOLOGICA SINICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.412-419

Abstract

Background: Correlations between increased copeptin levels and various cardiovascular diseases have been described. In this study, we aimed to investigate the correlation between increased copeptin levels and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) in rheumatic mitral stenosis (MS).