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The Relationship Between B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Levels And Echocardiographic Parameters In Patients With Heart Failure Admitted To The Emergency Department
(Aves Yayincilik, 2010)
Objective: Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a peptide, which has recently been used in the differential diagnosis and follow-up of patients with heart failure. Our aim in the present prospective and diagnostic designed ...
Tissue Doppler Echocardiography Can Be A Useful Technique To Evaluate Atrial Conduction Time
(Via Medica, 2012)
Background: The main purpose of this study is to determine the correlation of inter- and intraatrial conduction times between the electrophysiological and tissue Doppler echocardiographic measurements, and to evaluate the ...
The Use Of Amplatzer Vascular Plug (R) To Treat Coronary Steal Due To Unligated Thoracic Side Branch Of Left Internal Mammary Artery: Four Year Follow-Up Results
(Via Medica, 2012)
Left internal mammary artery (LIMA) is the most commonly used graft during coronary bypass surgery. LIMA side branches are clipped during surgery in order to prevent coronary steal. In cases of patent LIMA side branches, ...
Therapeutic Algorithms In Pulmonary Hypertension In The Light Of Current Guidelines
(Turkish Soc Cardiology, 2010)
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a clinical syndrome that is often diagnosed late and is associated with a progressive clinical deterioration and death. However, over the past ten years there has been a dramatic ...
The Role Of Doppler Echocardiography In The Evaluation Of Myocardial Ischemia And Regional Function Abnormalities In Patients With Coronary Artery Disease
(Turkish Soc Cardiology, 2008)
Recent developments in the field of echocardiography have allowed us objectively quantify global and regional myocardial function. The first developed technology; tissue Doppler imaging provides a more objective assessment ...
Total White Blood Cell Count Is Associated With The Presence, Severity And Extent Of Coronary Atherosclerosis Detected By Dual-Source Multislice Computed Tomographic Coronary Angiography
(Via Medica, 2011)
Background: Total white blood cell (WBC) count has been consistently shown to be an independent risk factor and predictor for future cardiovascular outcomes, regardless of disease status in coronary artery disease (CAD). ...
Role Of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Generation And Peroxynitrite Formation In Reperfusion Injury After Focal Cerebral Ischemia
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000)
Background and Purpose-Reperfusion injury is one of the factors that unfavorably affects stroke outcome and shortens the window of opportunity for thrombolysis. Surges of nitric oxide (NO) and superoxide generation on ...
Severe Arterial Thrombophilia Associated With A Homozygous Mthfr Gene Mutation (A1298C) In A Young Man With Klinefelter Syndrome
(Sage Publications Inc, 2008)
Klinefelter syndrome (KS) is the most common sex chromosome disorder in men. It may be associated with an increased risk for venous thrombosis and thromboembolism, which is partially explained by hypofibrinolysis due to ...
Neurovascular Coupling During Cortical Spreading Depolarization And - Depression
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015)