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A small pericardial effusion is a marker of complicated hospitalization in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
(W B Saunders Co-Elsevier Inc, 2018)
Objective: Although often asymptomatic, presence of small pericardial effusion (SPE) is shown to be associated with adverse events and increased mortality in various conditions. This study aimed to evaluate the frequency ...
The Role of Left Atrial Volume Index in Patients with a First-ever Acute Ischemic Stroke
Background: Although an enlarged left atrium has recently emerged as a marker of adverse outcomes in various diseases, its discriminatory value and prognostic role in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) are not well studied. We ...
Cutaneous microvascular reactivity and aortic elasticity in coronary artery disease: Comparison of the laser Doppler flowmetry and echocardiography
(Academic Press Inc Elsevier Science, 2017)
Background and aim: Decreased vascular reactivity in atherosclerosis was previously shown. In our study, it was aimed to demonstrate the decreased vascular functions in both microvascular and macrovascular tissues and to ...