Detection of free radicals and cholesterol hydroperoxides in blood taken from the coronary sinus of man during percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.

Abstract

Patients undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) were investigated for the production of free radicals and cholesterol hydroperoxides during reperfusion. Fifteen patients were studied. Ischaemia during balloon inflation was assessed by serial coronary sinus lactate analysis (mean maximal increase in anterior descending artery… (More)

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