The inflammatory biomarker YKL-40 at admission is a strong predictor of overall mortality
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YKL-40 is an inflammatory biomarker associated with disease activity and mortality in patients with diseases characterized by inflammation and tissue remodelling. The aim of this study was to describe the prognostic value of YKL-40 in an unselected patient population.
|Journal||The Internet Journal of Internal Medicine|
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
- Adipokines, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Biological Markers, Denmark, Female, Hospitalization, Humans, Lectins, Male, Middle Aged, Mortality, Predictive Value of Tests