Coronary Flow Slows as Renal Function Worsens


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YILMAZ M. B. , YALTA K.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, vol.32, no.5, pp.278-282, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/clc.20387
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.278-282

Abstract

Background: Slow coronary flow in patients without obstructive coronary artery disease is an angiographic finding that could easily be detected by thrombolysis in myocardial infarction (TIMI) frame counts. On the other hand, impaired renal function is a frequent problem. We searched the association between the 2 entities.