Serum uric acid levels as a predictor of in-hospital death in patients hospitalized for decompensated heart failure


Cengel A., Turkoglu S., Turfan M., Boyaci B.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, vol.60, no.5, pp.489-492, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.2143/ac.60.5.2004969
  • Journal Name: ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.489-492
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives -The aim of this study was to determine the value of serum uric acid levels in predicting in-hospital mortality of chronic heart failure patients hospitalized for decompensation in spite of appropriate medical therapy.