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Assessment of acute coronary syndromes: focus on novel biomarkers.

Abstract:

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of mortality in Western Societies and several developing countries. Recent evidence suggests that most detrimental clinical manifestations of CAD, such as acute coronary syndromes (ACS), are the outcome of inflammatory processes that lead to plaque formation and rupture and eventually to ischemia and potentially myocardial necrosis. Neither of the traditionally used biomarkers is thought to be the gold standard in detection of myocardial isch...

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10.2174/092986712800493011

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Journal:
Current medicinal chemistry
Volume:
19
Issue:
16
Pages:
2572-2587
Publication date:
2012-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1875-533X
ISSN:
0929-8673
Source identifiers:
323036
Language:
English
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pubs:323036
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uuid:410da93c-d1a4-475f-8be5-f6e0d1eb0c8f
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pubs:323036
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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