Iron Status and Survival in Diabetic Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the impact of iron status on survival in patients with type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease (CAD). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Serum ferritin, transferrin saturation (Tsat), and soluble transferrin receptor (sTfR) were measured in 287 patients with type 2 diabetes and stable CAD (65 ± 9 years of age, 78% men). RESULTS… (More)
DOI: 10.2337/dc13-0528

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@inproceedings{Ponikowska2013IronSA, title={Iron Status and Survival in Diabetic Patients With Coronary Artery Disease}, author={Beata Ponikowska and Tomasz Suchocki and Bartłomiej Paleczny and Martyna Olesińska and Slawomir Powierza and Ludmila Borodulin-Nadzieja and Krzysztof W Reczuch and Stephan von Haehling and Wolfram Doehner and Stefan D. Anker and John G. F. Cleland and Ewa Anita Jankowska}, booktitle={Diabetes care}, year={2013} }