Potential role of plasma myeloperoxidase level in predicting long-term outcome of acute myocardial infarction.

Kaya M. G. , Yalcin R., Okyay K., Poyraz F., BAYRAKTAR N., PAŞAOĞLU H., ...More

Texas Heart Institute journal, vol.39, no.4, pp.500-6, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: Texas Heart Institute journal
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.500-6
  • Keywords: Biological markers/blood, coronary artery disease/blood/enzymology, C-reactive protein, creatine kinase, MB form, long-term outcome, major adverse cardiac event, myocardial infarction, acute/blood/enzymology, peroxidase/blood, prospective studies, survival analysis, troponin T, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE, PROGNOSTIC VALUE, MORTALITY, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, RUPTURE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


We investigated the prognostic importance of plasma myeloperoxidase levels in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) at long-term follow-up, and we analyzed the correlations between plasma myeloperoxidase levels and other biochemical values.