Metabolic syndrome and long-term cardiovascular outcomes in NSTEMI with unstable angina

Kul S., Uyarel H., Gul M., Kucukdagli O. T., Bacaksiz A., Erdogan E., ...More

NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES, vol.24, no.2, pp.176-182, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background and aim: Metabolic syndrome (MS) is associated with cardiovascular mortality and morbidity in patients with acute coronary syndrome. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of MS on long-term clinical outcomes in patients with pure non-ST segment myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) or unstable angina pectoris (USAP).