Troponin T levels in patients with acute coronary syndromes, with or without renal dysfunction.

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BACKGROUND Among patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes, cardiac troponin T levels have prognostic value. However, there is concern that renal dysfunction may impair the prognostic value, because cardiac troponin T may be cleared by the kidney. METHODS We analyzed the outcomes in 7033 patients enrolled in the Global Use of Strategies to Open… (More)

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@article{Aviles2002TroponinTL, title={Troponin T levels in patients with acute coronary syndromes, with or without renal dysfunction.}, author={Ronnier J. Aviles and Arman T. Askari and Bertil Lindahl and Lars Wallentin and Gang Jia and E. Magnus Ohman and Kenneth W. Mahaffey and L. Kristin Newby and Robert M. Califf and Maarten L. Simoons and Eric J. Topol and Peter Berger and Michael S. Lauer}, journal={The New England journal of medicine}, year={2002}, volume={346 26}, pages={2047-52} }