Platelet/lymphocyte ratio and risk of in-hospital mortality in patients with ST-elevated myocardial infarction


Temiz A. , GAZİ E. , Güngör O., BARUTÇU A. , Altun B. , Bekler A. , ...More

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.20, pp.660-665, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.890152
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.660-665

Abstract

Background: Platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) is a new prognostic marker in coronary artery disease. We aimed to evaluate the relationship between PLR and in-hospital mortality in patients with ST-elevated acute myocardial infarction (AMI).