The Relation Between Echocardiographic Epicardial Fat Thickness and CHA(2)DS(2)-VASc Score in Patients with Sinus Rhythm


AKSOY F. , GULER S., KAHRAMAN F., OSKAY T., VAROL E.

BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.34, ss.41-47, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.21470/1678-9741-2018-0230
  • Dergi Adı: BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.41-47

Özet

Objective: To evaluate the predictive value of epicardial fat thickness (EFT) in CHA(2)DS(2)-VASc (congestive heart failure, hypertension, age >= 75 years, diabetes mellitus, previous stroke or transient ischemic attack, vascular disease, age 65-74 years, sex category) score risk groups.