Erythrocyte sedimentation rate as a marker for coronary heart disease

@inproceedings{Yayan2012ErythrocyteSR,
  title={Erythrocyte sedimentation rate as a marker for coronary heart disease},
  author={Josef Yayan},
  booktitle={Vascular health and risk management},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Patients with angina pectoris or myocardial infarction frequently present without evidence of cardiac-specific heart enzymes by laboratory analysis or specific pathologic electro-cardiogram findings. The current study analyzed the efficacy of the erythrocyte sedimentation rate as an additional potential indicator for coronary heart disease, the… CONTINUE READING