Effect of overweight and obesity on the left ventricular systolic and diastolic functions in patients with acute myocardial infarction


Poyraz F., Turfan M., KOCAMAN S. A., Yazici H. U., Sen N., Tulmac M., ...More

CLINICAL AND INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, vol.35, no.4, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL AND INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether a association exits among overweight and obesity and left ventricular systolic and diastolic functions in patients admitted with first ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).