The relationship between circulating microRNAs and left ventricular mass in symptomatic heart failure patients with systolic dysfunction

Ikitimur B., Cakmak H. A. , Coskunpinar E. M. , Barman H. A. , Vural V. A.

KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA, vol.73, pp.740-746, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/kp.a2015.0082
  • Title of Journal : KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA
  • Page Numbers: pp.740-746


Background: In recent years, many microRNAs (miRNAs) were shown to be dysregulated in specific tissues playing critical roles in the pathogenesis and progression of heart failure (HF). Left ventricular (LV) mass (LVM) has long been recognised as an important prognostic marker in systolic HF patients.