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Adding copeptin to cardiac troponin (cTn) improved the sensitivity and negative predictive value for the diagnosis of non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) compared to cTn alone. Thus, adding copeptin to cTn might help to screen NSTEMI early upon admission to the emergency department (ED) 1).

Troponin elevation after occlusion of a ruptured intracranial aneurysm predicts the occurrence of a major adverse cardiac event within one year after ASAH 2).

Shin H, Jang BH, Lim TH, Lee J, Kim W, Cho Y, Ahn C, Choi KS. Diagnostic accuracy of adding copeptin to cardiac troponin for non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2018 Jul 6;13(7):e0200379. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200379. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 29979797.
Akkermans A, Peelen LM, van Waes JA, Rinkel GJ, van Klei WA. Cardiac events within one year after a subarachnoid haemorrhage: The predictive value of troponin elevation after aneurysm occlusion. Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2018 Jan 1:2047487318776098. doi: 10.1177/2047487318776098. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29771155.
troponin.txt · Last modified: 2018/07/07 12:05 by administrador