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ea0016p256 | Diabetes and cardiovascular diseases | ECE2008

Concentration of interleukins as prognostic factor in patients after cardiac arrest

Samborska-Sablik Anna , Sablik Zbigniew , Gaszynski Wojciech , Piotrowski Dariusz

The aim of the research was to assess whether concentrations of inflammatory markers in blood of patients after cardiac arrest (CA) are related to clinical state and survival.Material and methods: Forty-six patients after CA, 21 after out-of-hospital and 25 after in-hospital CA, in the age 63±12 years, were enrolled. Clinical state of them was evaluated by means of Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACH...