Usefulness of whole blood viscosity estimated by de Simeone's formula to predict left ventricular thrombus formation within one year following acute anterior myocardial infarction

Cirakoglu O. F. , Aslan A. O. , YILMAZ A. S. , Kul S., Dursun I.

BIORHEOLOGY, vol.57, no.1, pp.37-51, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bir-200240
  • Journal Name: BIORHEOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, BIOSIS, EMBASE, INSPEC, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-51


BACKGROUND: Despite improvements in treatment of ST-segment myocardial infarction (STEMI), thrombus formation in the left ventricle is still a concerning complication that may lead to systemic thromboembolism and stroke.