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dc.contributor.authorBoyacı, Faruk
dc.contributor.authorAkçay, Murat
dc.contributor.authorHatem, Engin
dc.contributor.authorYanık, Ahmet
dc.contributor.authorGökdeniz, Tayyar
dc.date.accessioned2021-07-02T10:37:17Z
dc.date.available2021-07-02T10:37:17Z
dc.date.issued2021en_US
dc.identifier.citationBoyacı, F., Akçay, M., Hatem, E., Yanık, A. ve Gökdeniz, T. (2021). Assessment of arterial stiffness with cardio-ankle vascular index in patients with mitral annular calcification. Eurasian Journal of Medicine, 53(2), 90-95. https://dx.doi.org/10.5152/eurasianjmed.2021.19235en_US
dc.identifier.issn1308-8742
dc.identifier.urihttps://dx.doi.org/10.5152/eurasianjmed.2021.19235
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12511/7435
dc.description.abstractObjective: Arterial stiffness is related to arteriolosclerotic diseases and is a marker of adverse cardiovascular events. Mitral annular calcification (MAC) is progressive calcium deposition on the posterior and inferior mitral annulus and is associated with atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases. Cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI) is a measurement technique used to estimate the degree of arterial stiffness without effect from blood pressure. The aim of this study is to research arterial stiffness using CAVI in patients with MAC. Materials and Methods: The study was cross-sectional and observational and included 98 patients with MAC confirmed by echocardiography who referred to the cardiology clinics and met study inclusion criteria and 38 controls without MAC. CAVI measurements were obtained by using the Vascular Screening System VaSera VS-1000 (Fukuda Denshi, Tokyo, Japan) device. Results: The two groups were similar in terms of demographic characteristics, including age, sex, hypertension, coronary artery disease, body surface area, and smoking (P > .05). Left atrial volume index was significantly higher in patients with MAC compared with the control group (P < .001). Right arm CAVI, left arm CAVI, and mean CAVI were significantly higher in the MAC group than the control group (P = .037, P = .005, and P = .014, respectively) and increased with MAC severity. There was a significant positive correlation between mean CAVI and MAC grade (r = 0.278, P = .001). Also, when ankle-brachial index (ABI) was measured with CAVI, left and right extremity ABI values were significantly lower in patients with MAC (P = .017 and P = .005, respectively). Conclusion: CAVI increased in all patients with MAC and associated with increasing grade of calcification.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherAvesen_US
dc.rightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccessen_US
dc.rightsAttribution 4.0 International*
dc.rights.urihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/*
dc.subjectVascular Stiffnessen_US
dc.subjectMitral Annular Calcificationen_US
dc.subjectAtherosclerosisen_US
dc.titleAssessment of arterial stiffness with cardio-ankle vascular index in patients with mitral annular calcificationen_US
dc.typearticleen_US
dc.relation.journalEurasian Journal of Medicineen_US
dc.departmentİstanbul Medipol Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Dahili Tıp Bilimleri Bölümü, Kardiyoloji Ana Bilim Dalıen_US
dc.authorid0000-0001-5345-2359en_US
dc.identifier.volume53en_US
dc.identifier.issue2en_US
dc.identifier.startpage90en_US
dc.identifier.endpage95en_US
dc.relation.publicationcategoryMakale - Uluslararası Hakemli Dergi - Kurum Öğretim Elemanıen_US
dc.identifier.doi10.5152/eurasianjmed.2021.19235en_US


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