EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, vol.49, no.3, pp.193-197, 2017 (ESCI)
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EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated:
Objective: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is characterized by chronic inflammation. Plasma atherogenic index (PAI) is a valuable marker for the cardiovascular disease and cardiac risk. The aim of this study was to evaluate the role and clinical use of PAI in atherosclerosis and the cardiac risk in SLE patients.