Eptifibatide blocks the increase in C-reactive protein concentration after coronary angioplasty

@inproceedings{Otermin2017EptifibatideBT,
  title={Eptifibatide blocks the increase in C-reactive protein concentration after coronary angioplasty},
  author={{\'A}lvaro Merino Otermin and Miguel Artaiz Urdaci and Jaume Bergad{\'a} Garc{\'i}a and Mar{\'i}a Riera Sagrera and Bernat Vidal Salv{\'a} and Antonio Rodr{\'i}guez Fern{\'a}ndez},
  year={2017}
}
C-reactive protein (CRP) is elevated in patients with stable coronary artery disease demonstrated by angiography, and its serum values increase notably in acute coronary events like unstable angina and acute myocardial infarction. 1-9 All authors agree that an abrupt increase in inflammatory status leads to an elevation of the markers cited which, in turn… CONTINUE READING