[The relationship of microalbuminuria with left ventricular functions and silent myocardial ischemia in asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes].

@article{Yildirimtrk2009TheRO,
  title={[The relationship of microalbuminuria with left ventricular functions and silent myocardial ischemia in asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes].},
  author={Ozlem Yildirimt{\"u}rk and Mehtap Kiliçgedik and A Ula{\AA} Tugcu and Vedat Aytekin and Saide Aytekin},
  journal={Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi arsivi : Turk Kardiyoloji Derneginin yayin organidir},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          91-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Recently, microalbuminuria (MA), a marker of advanced renal failure, has been shown to be related with cardiovascular disease especially in diabetic patients. This study was designed to investigate the relationship between MA and left ventricular functions and silent myocardial ischemia documented by exercise test in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. STUDY DESIGN The study included 50 asymptomatic patients (36 women, 14 men; mean age 63+/-7 years) with type 2 diabetes. All… CONTINUE READING

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