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Analysis of apoptotic markers Fas/FasL (CD95/CD95L) expression on the lymphocytes in patients with acute coronary syndrome

Mariusz Gąsior, Gabriela Stasik-Pres, Damian Pres, Piotr Lech, Marek Gierlotka, Andrzej Lekston, Michał Hawranek, Mateusz Tajstra, Zbigniew Kalarus, Lech Poloński
Kardiol Pol 2007;65(9):1031-1038.

open access

Vol 65, No 9 (2007)
Other
Published online: 2007-10-03
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

Background: Diabetes mellitus in patients with myocardial infarction affects in-hospital and late mortality. It has been shown that the glucose level on admission can also affect prognosis. This conclusion was based on an analysis performed on a heterogeneous group of patients, treated not only with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) but also with fibrinolysis. Moreover, the threshold values hyperglycaemia for the diagnosis of were also variable.
Aim: To assess whether glucose level on admission affects in-hospital and one-year prognosis in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) treated with PCI.
Methods: Consecutive patients with STEMI treated with PCI were included in the analysis. Patients with STEMI complicated by cardiogenic shock were also included. Three groups according to the glucose level on admission were analysed: group I –

Abstract

Background: Diabetes mellitus in patients with myocardial infarction affects in-hospital and late mortality. It has been shown that the glucose level on admission can also affect prognosis. This conclusion was based on an analysis performed on a heterogeneous group of patients, treated not only with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) but also with fibrinolysis. Moreover, the threshold values hyperglycaemia for the diagnosis of were also variable.
Aim: To assess whether glucose level on admission affects in-hospital and one-year prognosis in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) treated with PCI.
Methods: Consecutive patients with STEMI treated with PCI were included in the analysis. Patients with STEMI complicated by cardiogenic shock were also included. Three groups according to the glucose level on admission were analysed: group I –
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Keywords

myocardial infarction; diabetes mellitus; glucose level on admission

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Title

Original article
Analysis of apoptotic markers Fas/FasL (CD95/CD95L) expression on the lymphocytes in patients with acute coronary syndrome

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 65, No 9 (2007)

Pages

1031-1038

Published online

2007-10-03

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2007;65(9):1031-1038.

Keywords

myocardial infarction
diabetes mellitus
glucose level on admission

Authors

Mariusz Gąsior
Gabriela Stasik-Pres
Damian Pres
Piotr Lech
Marek Gierlotka
Andrzej Lekston
Michał Hawranek
Mateusz Tajstra
Zbigniew Kalarus
Lech Poloński

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