Biomarkers of plaque instability in acute coronary syndrome patients.

  title={Biomarkers of plaque instability in acute coronary syndrome patients.},
  author={Jasmina Nurki{\'c} and Farid Ljuca and Midhat Nurki{\'c} and Elmir Jahi{\'c} and Mahira Jahi{\'c}},
  journal={Medicinski arhiv},
  volume={64 2},
The aim of the study was to determine serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP-9) and high sensitivity C reactive protein (hsCRP) in patients with diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome (ACS). The study included 150 patients divided in three groups: patients with significant coronary artery disease (CAD), patients without significant coronary artery disease and patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI). Method used for determination of coronary artery disease significance is coronary… CONTINUE READING

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