Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research


Platelet functional pools under pharmacological suppression of aggregation in ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

Year: 2019, volume 15 Issue: №3 Pages: 779-783
Heading: Cardiology Article type: Original article
Authors: Malinova L.I., Dolotovskaya P.V., Furman N.V., Puchinyan N.F., Lipatova Т.Е.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The purpose of the study is to investigate clinical significance of peripheral pool platelets functional heterogeneity, assessed with combination of collagen and ADP, under pharmacological suppression of platelet aggregation in acute coronary syndrome. Material and Methods. The study involved 374 patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Functional activity of platelets (FAT) was studied on the first, the 7th and 30th days after ACS manifestation in the whole blood by impedance and luminescent aggregometry. The functional heterogeneity of platelets was studied using our own method with an estimate of AAk (functional subpopulation of platelets aggregation (cluster II)), ASk (the functional subpopulation of platelets secretion (cluster II)) and ДА (a parameter of platelets functional heterogeneity). The follow-up period was 24 months after ACS manifestation. Results. In the study sample ADP- and collagen-induced platelet aggregation remained almost constant during the whole observation period. It was established that in patients treated with double antiplatelet therapy parameters of functional platelet heterogeneity statistically significantly decreased by the seventh day of observation: ЛАк 2(0; 3)vs 1 (0; 2) Ohm, p=0,049; AS 0.26 (0.15; 0.47) vs 0.19 (0; 0.26) nmol, p=0.07. The excess of ЛАР measured on the second day after ACS manifestation, a threshold of 2 Ohms, was associated with a significant increase in the 30-day risk of rethrombotic events (HR 1.8; Cl 1.2; 3.1). Conclusion. The dynamics of platelet functional heterogeneity was revealed in patients with acute coronary syndrome treated with double antiplatelet therapy. A high degree of platelet functional heterogeneity in patients with acute coronary syndrome was associated with a significant increase in the 30-day risk of rethrombotic events.

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Erythrocyte system in elderly: ageing aspects

Year: 2018, volume 14 Issue: №2 Pages: 341-345
Heading: Gerontology and geriatrics Article type: Original article
Authors: Malinova L.I., Denisova Т.Р., Lipatova Т.Е., Khvostikova D.E., Yegorova A.V.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The purpose of the study was an assessment of erythrocyte system age-dependent characteristics in elderly population dwelling in the same territory during the time period equal to the average life span in the region. Material and Methods. We perform the compare of hematological parameters of 800 patients with hypertension and coronary heart disease hospitalized during 25-years period. Results. In senile patients, red blood cells and hemoglobin levels signifi- cantly decrease, but platelet characteristics remain intact. Revealed differenced are similar during all 25-year period of observation. Conclusion. Over the past 25 years, the trend of age-related decline in the number of red blood cells and hemoglobin has been preserved. The average hemoglobin content in erythrocyte (MCH) during the aging process tends to decrease, which has become statistically significant in recent years. The principal difference of the obtained data from the results of obtained 25 years ago is the absence of an age-related increase in the volume of erythrocytes and a higher level of the average concentration of hemoglobin in the erythrocyte.

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Characteristics of platelet aggregative ability at patients with brain infarction and marked stenosis of cerebral arteries

Year: 2012, volume 8 Issue: №3 Pages: 770-774
Heading: Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics Article type: Original article
Authors: Stepanova Yu.l., Gontchar I.A., Likchachev S.A.

The central part of brain infarction (Bl) pathogenesis is hemostatic blood activation. Aim: to study platelet aggregative ability in dynamics of acute Bl at the marked stenosis of cerebral arteries (>50%). Materials and methods. Investigation included 39 patients at acute Bl with average age 73,9±8,3 years. Control group consisted of 18 healthy persons with average age 60,2±6,8 years. Evaluation of platelet aggregation was performed with application of light-transmission aggregometer «SOLAR» (RB) and aggregation inductors — solutions of adenosine diphosphate with concentration of 0,5 и 2,0 umol/l and collagen of 2,0mg/ml concentration. Results. Significant hyperaggregation platelet reaction on the 1 st and 10th days of hospitalization without positive changes under treatment has been revealed. Conclusion. Thus, obtained results prove the necessity of monitoring of individual patients sensitivity to antiplatelet therapy in secondary prevention of ischemic stroke with optical aggregometry and inductors complex.

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