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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.6061/clinics/2015(01)04
  • Title of Journal : CLINICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.18-23

Abstract

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.