Coronary Flow Slows as Renal Function Worsens

YILMAZ M. B., Yalta K.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, vol.32, no.5, pp.278-282, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/clc.20387
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.278-282
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No


Background: Slow coronary flow in patients without obstructive coronary artery disease is an angiographic finding that could easily be detected by thrombolysis in myocardial infarction (TIMI) frame counts. On the other hand, impaired renal function is a frequent problem. We searched the association between the 2 entities.