Mean platelet volume predicts embolic complications and prognosis in infective endocarditis


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

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, cilt.14, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 14 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijid.2010.05.019
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Özet

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.