Effects of Preoperative Short Term Use of Atorvastatin on Endothelial Progenitor Cells after Coronary Surgery: A Randomized, Controlled Trial


BARAN Ç., Durdu S., DALVA K., ZAİM Ç., Dogan A., OCAKOĞLU G. , ...More

STEM CELL REVIEWS AND REPORTS, vol.8, no.3, pp.963-971, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12015-011-9321-z
  • Title of Journal : STEM CELL REVIEWS AND REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.963-971

Abstract

We investigated the effects of short-term use of atorvastatin on CD34+/VEGF-R2+/CD133+/CD45- endothelial progenitor cell (EPC) count after on-pump coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG).