The role of baseline indirect inflammatory markers in prediction of response to cardiac resynchronisation therapy


Balci K. G., Balci M. M., Sen F., CANPOLAT U., Akboga M. K., Unal S., ...More

KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA, vol.74, no.2, pp.119-126, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/kp.a2015.0142
  • Journal Name: KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.119-126
  • Keywords: cardiac resynchronisation therapy, heart failure, lymphocyte, platelet, neutrophil, TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, CHRONIC HEART-FAILURE, IDIOPATHIC DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY, RESYNCHRONIZATION THERAPY, NEUTROPHIL/LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, ASSOCIATION, NEUTROPHIL, SEVERITY, COUNT
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: In many cardiovascular diseases (CVD), white blood cell counts with differentials are used to predict adverse events. Both platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) are studied in various CVDs.