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Effect of chelation therapy on arrhythmogenic and basal ECG parameters of lead exposed workers
Lead exposure has etiological role on cardiovascular system diseases as hypertension, ath erosclerosis, stroke, and arrhythmic events. In this study, we aimed to compare the basal and arrhythmogenic ECG parameters of lead ...
Anticoagulant and antiplatelet medication awareness of preoperative patients
Objective: To determine anticoagulant and anti-platelet medication awareness of peri-operative patients Method: A questionnaire was applied to the 208 preoperative patients taking anticoagulants (AC) or anti-platelets ...
Cholesterol-related gene variants are associated with diabetes in coronary artery disease patients
Coronary artery disease (CAD) which is a complex cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. The changing prevalence of the disease in diferent ethnic groups pointing out the genetic background of CAD. ...
The importance of costoclavicular space on possible compression of the subclavian artery in the thoracic outlet region: a radio-anatomical study
OBJECTIVES: The purposes of this study were to identify possible compression points along the transit route of the subclavian artery and to provide a detailed anatomical analysis of areas that are involved in the surgical ...
Benefit of CHA2DS2-VASc score in predicting implantable cardioverter defibrillator shocks
Introduction: Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) reduce the risk of sudden death in eligible patients. However, it is thought that there is a relationship between the ICD shocks and increased morbidity and ...