Diabetic Patients Have Increased Perioperative Cardiac Risk in Heart-Type Fatty Acid-Binding Protein-Based Assessment

@inproceedings{Sari2015DiabeticPH,
  title={Diabetic Patients Have Increased Perioperative Cardiac Risk in Heart-Type Fatty Acid-Binding Protein-Based Assessment},
  author={Munevver Sari and Harun Kiliç and Ozlem Karakurt Ariturk and Nuray Yazihan and Ramazan Akdemir},
  booktitle={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE To test the potential role of heart-type fatty acid-binding protein (H-FABP) in detecting increased perioperative cardiac risk in comparison with cardiac troponin I (cTnI) in the early postoperative period. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Sixty-seven patients who had clinical risk factors and underwent elective intermediate - or high-risk noncardiac surgery were included in this study. Serum specimens were analyzed for H-FABP and cTnI levels before and at 8 h after surgery. None of the… CONTINUE READING

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