Euthyroid sick syndrome in acute ischemic syndromes.

The purposes of this study were to assess the occurrence of euthyroid sick syndrome in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) or unstable angina (UA), and the relationship with beta-blocker or thrombolytic therapy. Plasma triiodothyronine (T3), reverse T3 (rT3), free T3 (FT3), thyroxine (T4), free T4 (FT4), thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH… CONTINUE READING