ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.17, no.3, pp.202-209, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
pentraxin-3, acute myocardial infarction, long-term prognosis, mortality, cardiovascular event, ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, HEART-FAILURE, ARTERY-DISEASE, PTX3, INFLAMMATION, MORTALITY, MARKERS, EVENTS
Objective: A predictive role of serum Pentraxin 3 (PTX3) for short-term adverse cardiovascular events including mortality in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) was reported in recent studies. The aim of the study was to investigate long-term prognostic significance of serum PTX3 in an AMI with 5-year follow-up period in this study.