Diagnostic level of cardiac troponin T in patients with chronic renal dysfunction, a pilot study.

@article{Sukonthasarn2007DiagnosticLO,
  title={Diagnostic level of cardiac troponin T in patients with chronic renal dysfunction, a pilot study.},
  author={Apichard Sukonthasarn and Sumeth Ponglopisit},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2007},
  volume={90 9},
  pages={1749-58}
}
OBJECTIVE To find the diagnostic level and rising pattern of cardiac troponin T (cTnT) in patients with chronic renal dysfunction presented with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). MATERIAL AND METHOD A pilot, cross-sectional study to compare the level of cTnT in adult patients with chronic renal dysfunction who were admitted and later confirmed to have AMI with those in the age and sex-matched controls with chronic renal dysfunction and non-coronary diagnosis. RESULTS Twenty-three patients… CONTINUE READING

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