HEART & LUNG, vol.44, no.4, pp.340-343, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
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HEART & LUNG
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Acute pulmonary embolism, Inflammation, Platelet function, Platelet-lymphocyte ratio, Simplified pulmonary embolism severity, CORONARY-ARTERY-DISEASE, NEUTROPHIL/LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ASSOCIATION, VALIDATION, NEUTROPHIL, COMPLEXITY
Gazi University Affiliated:
Purpose: In this study, we aimed to investigate the value of the platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) for predicting disease severity based on simplified Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (sPESI), as well as in-hospital mortality in patients with acute pulmonary embolism (APE).