elevations was associated with severity of stroke, higher age of the patients, ECG changes and Insula involvement.
At baseline, 897 (40%) of these patients had troponin T
levels of 14 ng/L or higher, the current cutoff point for both men and women.
Roche (2011) Information insert for high sensitivity troponin T
Serum troponin T
concentration as a predictor of mortality in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients.
E, 2000 "Relation between troponin T
concentration and mortality in patients presenting with an acute stroke : observational study", BMJ, New Zealand, 320 (7248), 1502-1504.
Diagnostic efficiency of troponin T
measurements in acute myocardial infarction.
Serum cardiac troponin T
as a prognostic marker in early sepsis.
Ironically, patients with renal failure have been found to have elevated levels of cardiac troponin T
without any other evidence of myocardial necrosis.
showed up in the blood serum of 33 (39 percent) of the 84 patients who had reported ongoing chest pains even while resting -- the more serious form of unstable angina.
19 May 2014 - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) for England and Wales today issued draft diagnostics guidance recommending Roche Diagnostics' Elecsys troponin T
high-sensitive test and Abbott Diagnostics' ARCHITECT STAT high-sensitivity troponin I assay for more rapid diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction.
Increase of troponin T
after elective percutaneous coronary intervention has stronger prognostic implication when compared to increased creatine kinase.
He evaluated the sensitivities of IMA, cardiac troponin T
, and the ECG for the diagnosis of acute coronary syndromes in 208 patients who presented to the emergency department within 3 hours of onset of acute chest pain.