Associations between C-reactive protein and circulating cell adhesion molecules in patients with unstable angina undergoing coronary intervention and their clinical implication.


BACKGROUND There is growing evidence that C-reactive protein (CRP) may have a direct role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis. HYPOTHESIS The purpose of this study was to assess associations between CRP and adhesion molecules and to determine the prognostic value of adhesion molecules as a predictor of cardiac events in patients with unstable angina… (More)


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