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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2012, Article ID 419804, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/419804
Clinical Study

Value of C-Reactive Protein as a Risk Factor for Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Comparison with Apolipoprotein Concentrations and Lipid Profile

1Department of Laboratory Medicine, Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum, Nicolaus Copernicus University, 9 Sklodowskiej-Curie Street, 85-094 Bydgoszcz, Poland
2Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum, Nicolaus Copernicus University, 9 Sklodowskiej-Curie Street, 85-094 Bydgoszcz, Poland

Received 23 July 2012; Revised 18 September 2012; Accepted 18 September 2012

Academic Editor: Giamila Fantuzzi

Copyright © 2012 Magdalena Krintus et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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