Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts functionally significant coronary artery stenosis in patients with stable coronary artery disease


Yilmaz S., CANPOLAT U., Baser K., Unal S., Kuyumcu M. S. , Aydogdu S.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.46, no.2, pp.129-135, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5543/tkda.2017.16709
  • Journal Name: TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-135
  • Keywords: Coronary artery disease, fractional flow reserve, neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, FRACTIONAL FLOW RESERVE, LONG-TERM MORTALITY, MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, NEUTROPHIL/LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, INFLAMMATION, SEVERITY, CATHETERIZATION, ASSOCIATION, OUTCOMES
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and the functional severity of coronary stenosis assessed according to the fractional flow reserve (FFR) in stable coronary artery disease (CAD).