The Predictive Value of the Systemic Immune-inflammation Index as a New Prognostic Marker for Disability in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis


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Sacmac H., Akturk T., TANIK N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY, vol.27, no.2, pp.133-139, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tnd.2021.50329
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-139
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition involving central nervous system invasion by immune-inflammatory cells. In this study, we investigated whether the systemic immune-inflammation index (SII) could predict disability cross-sectionally as a novel and useful tool in patients with MS.