Cardiac troponin I elevation in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.


OBJECTIVE Cardiac dysfunction after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is associated with elevation of serum cardiac troponin I (cTnI) levels. Elevation of cTnI predicts cardiopulmonary and neurological complications, and poor outcome. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the medical and radiologic records of 114 (male : 30, female : 84) patients who… (More)
DOI: 10.3340/jkns.2009.46.2.99