CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, vol.11, no.6, pp.925-930, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
C reactive protein, leukocyte count, ventilator-associated pneumonia, soluble urine plasminogen kinase activator, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, ACTIVATOR RECEPTOR, PROGNOSTIC BIOMARKER, CELL COUNT, MORTALITY, CHILDREN, SEPSIS
Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated:
BackgroundSoluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) is a biomarker that is increasingly used for evaluation of systemic inflammation. This study was performed to investigate whether suPAR may possess a diagnostic value in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP).