Miroljub Ilić

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE CAS carries an inherent risk of distal cerebral embolization, precipitating new brain ischemic lesions and neurologic symptoms. Our purpose was to evaluate the frequency of new ischemic lesions found on DWI after protected CAS placement and to determine its association with plaque morphology. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fifty patients(More)
BACKGROUND/AIM Diabetic nephropathy (DN) as a major microvascular complication of diabetes mellitus (DM) include a progressive increase in urinary albumin excretion in association with an increase in blood pressure and to end stage renal failure. Hypertension connected with renin-angiotensin system (RAS) hyperactivity and corresponding genotypes,(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to examine prothrombogenic factors and antioxidative defense in obese children and adolescents with pre-metabolic and metabolic syndrome, and to analyze insulin secretion and resistance, early glycoregulation disorders and lipid status. METHODS Insulin sensitivity was determined using the homeostasis model assessment(More)
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to examine the responses of young, apparently healthy professional drivers to exercise testing. METHODS A bicycle exercise test was performed by a randomly selected group of 42 apparently healthy, male professional drivers aged 20 to 40 years and a group of 30 building workers, who formed a reference group. (More)
To analyze the presence of autonomic dysfunction in different subgroups of myasthenia gravis (MG) patients. Standard cardiovascular reflex tests according to Ewing, spectral and time domain analysis of heart rate variability (HRV) at rest were assessed in 27 patients with thymoma-associated acetylcholine receptor (AChR)-positive MG, 25 AChR-positive MG(More)
UNLABELLED Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is the main cause of mortality in diabetics. Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in diabetics is much more often than in non-diabetics. MMP-9 activity could ease the formation of atherosclerosis, destabilization and plaque rupture as well as thrombocyte aggregation. THE AIM OF THIS STUDY IS TO EXAMINE MMP-9 defining(More)