Is Troponin really a reliable marker in patients with acute ischemic stroke?


Yildiz Z., KOÇER A. , Avsar S., Cinier G.

ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, cilt.56, ss.250-256, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 56 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2478/rjim-2018-0016
  • Dergi Adı: ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.250-256

Özet

Background and purpose. Cardiac troponin I (cTnI) is a reliable marker to diagnose acute myocardial infarction, but the pathophysiological explanation for the increase in cTnI levels in patients with acute ischemic stroke (IS) remains unknown. To overcome this question, we aimed to compare serum cTnI levels in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) concomitant with and without stroke. By doing like this, we thought that we could demonstrate the effect of stroke on TrpI level.