The effect of type II diabetes mellitus on platelet aggregation in patients who underwent percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty

SAGCAN A., Nalbantgil S. , OMAY S., AKIN M.

CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, cilt.13, ss.45-48, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier


Background In noninsulin-dependent type II diabetic (tIIDM) patients it was reported that ADP-induced platelet aggregation response was increased with decreased level of platelet guanylate cyclase, This study was therefore designed to examine the effects of tIIDM on collagen-induced, in-vitro platelet aggregation in percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) patients,