Prognostic value of troponin after elective percutaneous coronary intervention: A meta-analysis.

@article{Nienhuis2008PrognosticVO,
  title={Prognostic value of troponin after elective percutaneous coronary intervention: A meta-analysis.},
  author={Mark B Nienhuis and Jan Paul Ottervanger and Henk J G Bilo and Bert L D Dikkeschei and Felix Zijlstra},
  journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions},
  year={2008},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={318-24}
}
BACKGROUND Although the prognostic importance of troponin in patients with anacute coronary syndrome is clear, the significance of troponin elevation after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is a subject of debate. However, most studies up to now had a small sample size and insufficient events during follow-up. METHODS Electronic and manual searches were performed of studies reporting on prognosis of troponin after elective PCI. A meta-analysis was done of all suitable studies… CONTINUE READING

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