Prognostic value of preoperative C-reactive protein concentration and white cell count in acute extremity ischaemia.

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OBJECTIVE To find out if the C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration and the white cell count (WCC) are of any prognostic value in patients with acute extremity ischaemia. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Tampere University Hospital and Jyväskylä Central Hospital, Finland. SUBJECTS 129 patients with acute extremity ischaemia. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES… (More)

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@article{Kuukasjrvi1995PrognosticVO, title={Prognostic value of preoperative C-reactive protein concentration and white cell count in acute extremity ischaemia.}, author={Pekka Kuukasj{\"a}rvi and Juha Pekka Salenius and Heikki V Riekkinen}, journal={The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica}, year={1995}, volume={161 5}, pages={335-9} }