High-sensitivity C-reactive protein is within normal levels at the very onset of first ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction in 41% of cases: A multiethnic case-control study

Nicole Cristell, Domenico Cianflone, Alessandro Durante, Enrico Ammirati, Diego Vanuzzo, Michela Banfi, Giliola Calori, Azeem Latib, Filippo Crea, Giancarlo Marenzi, Monica De Metrio, Luciano Moretti, Hui Li, Neal G. Uren, Dayi Hu, Attilio Maseri

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Abstract

Objectives: This study sought to assess the prevalence of normal levels of high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) at the very onset of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Background: Levels of hsCRP

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2654-2661
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Volume58
Issue number25
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 13 2011

Keywords

  • high-sensitivity C-reactive protein
  • myocardial infarction
  • ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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