Association between anticardiolipin antibodies, serum protein C levels and acute myocardial infarction

Yildirim B., Topal F. E. , Topal F., KORKMAZ İ.

HEALTHMED, vol.6, no.4, pp.1424-1428, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : HEALTHMED
  • Page Numbers: pp.1424-1428


Objective: Anticardiolipin antibodies and protein C deficiency and/or resistance are among the well-known hypercoagulability syndromes. We wanted to investigate whether serum levels and activity of Protein C and/or anticardiolipin antibodies were different in patients who admitted with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction from healthy controls.