Browsing by Author "Çatakoğlu, Alp Burak"
C-reactive protein as a pre-procedural predictor of early and late outcomes of percutaneous coronary interventions Authors:Aytekin, Saide; Çatakoğlu, Alp Burak; Aytekin, Vedat; Demiroǧlu, Cemşid; Demiroǧlu, Cem; Kocazeybek, Bekir Sami
Publisher and Date:(Springer New York, 2003)To examine the predictive value of pre-procedural CRP level in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) regardless of having unstable or stable angina pectoris or myocardial infarction. Blood sampling for CRP measurement in patients undergoing PCI: 116 consecutive patients who underwent single vessel PCI were evaluated. Exclusion criteria were multilesion PCI, total occlusion, left ventricular ejection fraction < 30%, left bundle branch block and intercurrent inflammatory ...