CANADIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.28, no.6, pp.721-727, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
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CANADIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated:
Background: Uric acid (UA) is an independent marker of mortality and associated with increased oxidative stress in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF). The present study aimed to investigate the effect of allopurinol on left ventricular (LV) function and coronary microvascular integrity in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC).