Mean platelet volume predicts embolic complications and prognosis in infective endocarditis

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Gunebakmaz O., Kaya M. G., Kaya E. G., Ardic I., Yarlioglues M., Dogdu O., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.14, no.11, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: This study was designed to examine the change in mean platelet volume (MPV) over the course of infective endocarditis (IE) and also the association between MPV and complications including embolic events in IE.