An experimental study on the preventive effects of N-acetyl cysteine and ozone treatment against contrast-induced nephropathy


Ozturk O., Eroglu H. A. , Ustebay S., KUZUCU M., Adali Y.

ACTA CIRURGICA BRASILEIRA, vol.33, no.6, pp.508-517, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/s0102-865020180060000005
  • Journal Name: ACTA CIRURGICA BRASILEIRA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.508-517
  • Keywords: Acetylcysteine, Ozone, Prevention, Rats, RADIOCONTRAST NEPHROPATHY, COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY, INJURY, ANGIOGRAPHY, STRATEGIES, RISK

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the preventive effects of N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), ozone preconditioning and ozone treatment against contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) in an experimental rat model.