Predictive value of soluble CD 14, Interleukin-6 and procalcitonin for lower extremity amputation in people with diabetes with foot ulcers: A pilot study


Karakas A., Arslan E., Cakmak T. , Aydin I., Akgul E. O. , Demirbas S., ...Daha Fazla

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.30, ss.578-582, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.578-582

Özet

Objective: The aim of this pilot study was to determine clinical and laboratory factors that predict amputation surgery and to evaluate the predictive value of soluble CD14 (sCD14), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and procalcitonin (PCT) in patients with diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs).