Coronary flow reserve is impaired in subclinical hypothyroidism


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Baycan S., Erdogan D., Caliskan M. , Pamuk B. O. , Ciftc O., Gullu H., et al.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, cilt.30, ss.562-566, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/clc.20132
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.562-566

Özet

Objective: Although the cardiovascular system is highly sensitive to thyroid hormones, the cardiovascular effects of subtle thyroid dysfunction such as subclinical hypothyroidism (SHT) remain unclear. Therefore, we investigated coronary flow reserve (CFR) reflecting coronary microvascular function in patients with SHT.