Elevated plasma asymmetric dimethylarginine level in acute myocardial infarction patients as a predictor of poor prognosis and angiographic impaired reperfusion


Şen N., Ozlu F., Akgül E., Kanat S., Cayci T., Turak O., ...More

ATHEROSCLEROSIS, vol.219, no.1, pp.304-310, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 219 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2011.06.021
  • Title of Journal : ATHEROSCLEROSIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.304-310

Abstract

Objectives: We aimed to investigate the effects of admission asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels on myocardial perfusion and prognosis in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).