Preservation of venous endothelial function in the forearm venous capacitance bed of patients with chronic heart failure despite arterial endothelial dysfunction

Nightingale, Angus K., Blackman, Daniel J., Ellis, Gethin R., Schmitt, Matthias, Morris-Thurgood, Jayne A., Jones, Elizabeth A. and Frenneaux, Michael P. (2001) Preservation of venous endothelial function in the forearm venous capacitance bed of patients with chronic heart failure despite arterial endothelial dysfunction. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 37 (4). pp. 1062-1068. ISSN 0735-1097

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Abstract

The goal of this study was to assess whether endothelial dysfunction occurs in the forearm venous capacitance bed of patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) and to determine the role of nitric oxide (NO) in modulating venous tone.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: aged,arteries,carbachol,chronic disease,endothelium, vascular,enzyme inhibitors,female,forearm,heart failure,humans,male,middle aged,nitric oxide,nitric oxide synthase,vascular capacitance,vasodilation,veins,omega-n-methylarginine
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 09 Mar 2015 07:29
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 23:54
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/52431
DOI: 10.1016/S0735-1097(01)01142-1

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