Chapter 8. Troponins and the Critically Ill Patient

  1. Jesse E. Adams MD, FACC1,
  2. Fred Apple PhD2 and
  3. Allan S. Jaffe MD3
  1. Jose Antonio Perez,
  2. Luciano Babuin and
  3. Allan S. Jaffe

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch8

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

How to Cite

Perez, J. A., Babuin, L. and Jaffe, A. S. (2007) Troponins and the Critically Ill Patient, in Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach (eds J. E. Adams, F. Apple and A. S. Jaffe), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Louisville, Division of Cardiology 100 Mallard Creek, Louisville, KY 40202, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA

  3. 3

    Cardiovascular Division and Cardiovascular Research, Institute and Division of Laboratory Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134187

Online ISBN: 9780470691984

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Keywords:

  • troponins;
  • myocardial infarction;
  • coronary vasculitis;
  • catecholamines;
  • hypothyroidism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Case 1: Gastrointestinal Bleeding

  • Case 2: Acute Respiratory Failure

  • Case 3: Sepsis

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References