The reliability of fractional flow reserve measurement in patients with diabetes mellitus


ŞAHİNARSLAN A. , Kocaman S. A. , Olgun H., Kunak T., KIZILTUNÇ E. , Ozdemir M. , ...Daha Fazla

CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, cilt.20, sa.5, ss.317-321, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/mca.0b013e32832c8ca3
  • Dergi Adı: CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.317-321

Özet

Background Fractional flow reserve (FFR) is an invasive method to assess the functional significance of coronary stenoses. The value of FFR in diabetic patients is controversial because of microvascular dysfunction. The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of diabetes mellitus (DM) on FFR measurements.