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New biochemical markers in acute coronary syndromes.

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This article comments on the role of the most important biochemical markers that are already applied in clinical practice or are still under research, in Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS). Cardiac troponin (cTn) is established as the 'gold standard' in the diagnosis of ACS. C-reactive protein (CRP) and especially high-sensitivity CRP (hs-CRP) are considered to be the most useful inflammatory markers for clinical practice in the setting of acute coronary syndrome. Brain-type natriuretic peptide (...

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10.2174/092986708784534965

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Journal:
Current medicinal chemistry
Volume:
15
Issue:
13
Pages:
1288-1296
Publication date:
2008-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1875-533X
ISSN:
0929-8673
Source identifiers:
223259
Language:
English
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pubs:223259
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uuid:63d9344a-711a-4033-9c05-85d1409addc8
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pubs:223259
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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