The neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio was associated with impaired myocardial perfusion and long term adverse outcome in patients with ST-elevated myocardial infarction undergoing primary coronary intervention

Sen N., Afsar B., Ozcan F., Buyukkaya E., Isleyen A., Akcay A. B. , ...More

ATHEROSCLEROSIS, vol.228, no.1, pp.203-210, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 228 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2013.02.017
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.203-210
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: In the present study we aimed to reveal any probable correlation between neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (N/L ratio) and the occurrence of no-reflow, along with assessment of the prognostic value of N/L ratio in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).