Relationship of QT dispersion with sex hormones and insulin in young women with polycystic ovary syndrome: an observational study

GAZİ E., Gencer M., HANCI V., Temiz A., ALTUN B., GUNGOR A. N. C., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.13, no.8, pp.772-777, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2013.264
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.772-777
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrinopathy in reproductive women. Cardiovascular disease risk factors are more frequent in this population. We aimed in this study to investigate presence of QT dispersion and effects of sex hormones and insulin on QT duration in young PCOS patients.