The Relationship between Serum Apelin Levels and the Severity of Calcific Aortic Stenosis


DUMAN H. , BAHCECI I. , HAMUR H., DEMIRELLI S., DILEK A. R. , Erdoğan T. , ...Daha Fazla

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA SINICA, cilt.34, ss.259-266, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

Özet

Background: Apelin, an endogenous peptide, has recently gained attention due to its positive inotropic effects in heart failure physiopathology. We investigated the relationship between serum apelin levels and the severity of calcific aortic stenosis (AS).