Protective Effects of Angiotensin II Type-1 Receptor Blockade With Olmesartan on Spinal Cord Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury: An Experimental Study on Rats


Guler A., Sahin M. A. , Ucak A., Onan B., Inan K., Oztas E., ...More

ANNALS OF VASCULAR SURGERY, vol.24, no.6, pp.801-808, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.03.023
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF VASCULAR SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.801-808
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Spinal cord injury is a major complication of thoracoabdominal aortic operations. We aimed to investigate neuroprotective role of olmesartan administered to rats before ischemia against ischemia-reperfusion (I-R) injury.