High-sensitivity cardiac troponin T is more helpful in detecting peri-operative myocardial injury and apoptosis during coronary artery bypass graft surgery


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Koçak F. E. , Koçak C., Aksoy A., Özben Özden I. , Akcılar R., Özdomaniç İ. F. , ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.26, no.6, pp.234-241, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5830/cvja-2015-052
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.234-241
  • Keywords: apoptosis, creatine kinase, MB form, coronary artery bypass, myocardial reperfusion injury, troponin, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS, CREATINE-KINASE, HEART, INFARCTION, DIAGNOSIS, RELEASE, CABG, VALIDATION, ACTIVATION

Abstract

Aim: To determine whether there is a correlation between cardiac markers and peri-operative myocardial injury (PMI) and apoptosis in coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and to compare the efficacy of cardiac markers to detect PMI.