Prognostic value of red cell distribution width and echocardiographic parameters in patients with pulmonary embolism


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Kucuk M. P. , ÖZTUNA F. , Abul Y., Ozsu S., KUTLU M. , ÖZLÜ T.

ADVANCES IN RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.87, ss.69-76, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 87 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5603/arm.2019.0012
  • Dergi Adı: ADVANCES IN RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.69-76

Özet

Introduction: Pulmonary embolism (PTE) is a common cardiovascular emergency. We aimed to predict mortality in the acute phase and to assess the development of pulmonary hypertension in the chronic period with the combined use of red cell distribution width (RDW) and echocardiography (ECHO) for the prognosis of PTE.