Serum fetuin-A levels in patients with systolic heart failure.


Kecebas M., Gullulu S., Sag S., Besli F., Acikgoz E., Sarandöl E., ...More

Acta cardiologica, vol.69, pp.399-405, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/ac.69.4.3036656
  • Journal Name: Acta cardiologica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.399-405
  • Keywords: Chronic heart failure, fetuin-A, inflammation, ALPHA(2)-HEREMANS-SCHMID GLYCOPROTEIN/FETUIN-A, DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, HS-GLYCOPROTEIN, CALCIFICATION, INFLAMMATION, ASSOCIATION, ACCUMULATION, MECHANISMS, EXPRESSION
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective Inflammation and dystrophic calcification have been associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) and chronic heart failure (CHF). The aim of the present study was to investigate the potential usefulness of fetuin-A as a biomarker in CHF.