Does vitamin C or its combination with vitamin E improve radial artery endothelium-dependent vasodilatation in patients awaiting coronary artery bypass surgery?


Uzun A., Yener U. , Çiçek O. F. , YENER O., YALCINKAYA A., DIKEN A., ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.24, no.7, pp.255-259, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5830/cvja-2013-046
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.255-259

Abstract

Background: We evaluated the vasodilatory effects of two antioxidants, vitamins C (ascorbic acid) and E (alpha-tocopherol), on radial artery and endothelium-dependent responses in patients awaiting coronary artery bypass surgery.