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UNLABELLED Von Willebrand factor (vWF) plays an important role in the coagulation system. It affects platelet aggregation in the place of vessel endothelium damage. The importance of vWF in cerebrovascular disease is not clear. The aim of this presentation was to evaluate the vWF level in the plasma and cerebrospinal fluid of patients after subarachnoid(More)
In postmenopausal women, an increased leptin concentration and reduced levels of ghrelin and adiponectin were observed. The aim of this study was to evaluate the concentrations of the active form of ghrelin, total ghrelin, leptin receptor, lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a)), and plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1) in postmenopausal women who received oral or(More)
UNLABELLED Endothelin (ET) is identified as a potent vasoconstrictor peptide. It can cause a cerebral vasospam after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Its long-lasting vasoconstricting activity has been well documented. The role of ET in response to head injury is not clear. ET can participate in astrocyte activation and oxidative stress after trauma. The aim of(More)
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