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Influence of tangential stress on mechanical responses to vasoactive agents in human saphenous vein with and without perivascular adipose tissue.

Authors
  • Ford, Carol Ann
  • Mong, Kam
  • Tabrizchi, Reza
Type
Published Article
Journal
Canadian Journal of Cardiology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2006
Volume
22
Issue
14
Pages
1209–1216
Identifiers
PMID: 17151770
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

The findings of the present report support the view that tangential stress has an impact on the actions of vasoactive agents, but this influence is variable and factor(s) released from perivascular adipose tissue may have a bearing on the observed effect.

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