Association of platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio with silent brain infarcts in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation


ALTINTAS O., TASAL A., NIFTALIYEV E., KUCUKDAGLI O. T. , Asil T.

NEUROLOGICAL RESEARCH, vol.38, no.9, pp.753-758, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01616412.2016.1210357
  • Title of Journal : NEUROLOGICAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.753-758

Abstract

Objectives: In this study, we aimed to evaluate whether the inflammation as measured by increased platelet to lymphocyte ratio (PLR) predispose to silent infarcts in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF).