Sick euthyroid syndrome is associated with poor prognosis in patients with ST segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous intervention.

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BACKGROUND Concomitant thyroid and heart disease are frequently encountered in clinical practice. There are many studies evaluating thyroid function in acute and critical conditions. Information on thyroid dysfunction in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is limited; its correlation with short and long-term outcome is not fully known… (More)
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2013.0108

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@article{zcan2014SickES, title={Sick euthyroid syndrome is associated with poor prognosis in patients with ST segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous intervention.}, author={Kazım Serhan {\"O}zcan and Damirbek Osmonov and Ercan Toprak and Baris Doruk G{\"u}ng{\"o}r and Adem Tatlısu and Ahmet Hakan Ekmekci and Adnan Kaya and G{\"u}lşah Tayyareci and Izzet Celal Erdinler}, journal={Cardiology journal}, year={2014}, volume={21 3}, pages={238-44} }