Dynamic thiol/disulphide homeostasis and its prognostic value in patients with non-ST elevation-acute coronary syndromes

Sivri S., KASAPKARA H. A. , Polat M., Alsancak Y., DURMAZ T., EREL Ö., ...More

KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA, vol.76, no.2, pp.426-432, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 76 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/kp.a2017.0208
  • Title of Journal : KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA
  • Page Numbers: pp.426-432


Background: Cardiovascular diseases are still one of the leading causes of death in industrialised countries, and oxidative stress plays an important role in the pathogenesis of acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The dynamic thiol/disulphide homeostasis plays an important role in maintaining the oxidant-antioxidant balance.