Red blood cell distribution width is associated with myocardial injury in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome

Tenekecioglu E., Yilmaz M., Yontar O. C., Bekler A., Peker T., Karaagac K., ...More

CLINICS, vol.70, no.1, pp.18-23, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.6061/clinics/2015(01)04
  • Journal Name: CLINICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.18-23
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVES: The red blood cell distribution width has been associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events. In the present study, we assessed the relationship between red cell distribution width values and cardiac troponin I levels in patients admitted with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome.