Can elevated troponin I levels predict complicated clinical course and inhospitat mortality in patients with acute pulmonary embolism?


AKSAY E., YANTURALI S., Kiyan S.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.25, no.2, pp.138-143, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ajem.2006.06.005
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.138-143

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the value of elevated cardiac troponin I (cTnI) for prediction of complicated clinical course and in-hospital mortality in patients with confirmed acute pulmonary embolism (PE).