Does the mean platelet volume have any importance in patients with acute pulmonary embolism?


Hilal E., Neslihan Y., Gazi G., Sinan T., Ayfer A. Z.

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, cilt.125, ss.381-385, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 125
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00508-013-0380-9
  • Dergi Adı: WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.381-385

Özet

Aim To determine whether an association exists between a known marker of platelet activation, mean platelet volume (MPV), and the severity of acute pulmonary embolism (APE), and to test whether it can be used as prognostic indicator in patients with high-risk pulmonary embolism (PE).