Course of serum lipoprotein(a) and acute phase protein levels in patients undergoing open heart surgery


Kaklikkaya I., Ozdemir R., Orem A., Unal M., Sonmez B., Ozcan F.

JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.43, ss.811-815, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.811-815

Özet

Background Lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is an important risk factor in the pathogenesis of coronary artery disease because of its thrombogenic and atherogenic properties. Lp(a) also displays another property by acting as an acute phase reactant.