Effects of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor on Ischemic Spinal Cord Injury Caused by Aortic Cross-Clamping in Rabbits


Oyar E. O. , Kardes O., Korkmaz A., ÖMEROĞLU S.

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, cilt.151, ss.94-99, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 151 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jss.2008.01.006
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.94-99

Özet

Background. Spinal cord injury remains a devastating complication of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic operations. We aim to investigate neuro-protective role of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) administered to rabbits after occlusion against ischemiareperfusion (I/R) injury.