The relationship between low thiol levels and major adverse cardiovascular events after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with STEMI.

@article{Akku2018TheRB,
  title={The relationship between low thiol levels and major adverse cardiovascular events after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with STEMI.},
  author={Oğuz Akkuş and Mustafa Kerem Topuz and Hasan Koca and Hazar Harbalioğlu and Onur Kaypaklı and Mehmet Kaplan and {\"O}mer Faruk Şen and Atilla Bulut and Hakim Çelik and {\"O}zcan Erel and M. Berke G{\"u}r},
  journal={Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi arsivi : Turk Kardiyoloji Derneginin yayin organidir},
  year={2018},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={
          248-259
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate whether low thiol levels are associated with peri-procedural factors during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI) upon admission with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), and the prognostic value at 6-month follow-up. METHODS A total of 241 consecutive acute STEMI patients who underwent pPCI and a control group of 67 individuals with a normal coronary angiography were enrolled in the study. RESULTS While age… CONTINUE READING
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