Procalcitonin kinetics in pediatric patients with systemic inflammatory response after open heart surgery

Celebi S., Koner O., Menda F., Balci H. , Hatemi A., Korkut K., ...More

INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, vol.32, no.6, pp.881-887, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00134-006-0180-z
  • Title of Journal : INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.881-887


To evaluate procalcitonin and C-reactive protein as markers of inflammation severity and their value in predicting development of organ failure after pediatric open heart surgery.