Favorable effects of concord grape juice on endothelial function and arterial stiffness in healthy smokers.

@article{Siasos2014FavorableEO,
  title={Favorable effects of concord grape juice on endothelial function and arterial stiffness in healthy smokers.},
  author={Gerasimos Siasos and Dimitris Tousoulis and Eleni Kokkou and Evangelos Oikonomou and Maria-Eleni Kollia and Aleksis Verveniotis and Nikolaos S Gouliopoulos and Konstantinos Zisimos and Aris Plastiras and Konstantinos Maniatis and Christodoulos Stefanadis},
  journal={American journal of hypertension},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={38-45}
}
BACKGROUND Smoking is associated with impaired vascular function. Concord grape juice (CGJ), a rich source of flavonoids, can modify cardiovascular risk factors. Endothelial function and arterial stiffness are surrogate markers of arterial health. We examined the impact of CGJ on arterial wall properties in healthy smokers. METHODS We studied the effect of a 2-week oral treatment with CGJ in 26 healthy smokers on 3 occasions (day 0 (baseline), day 7, and day 14) in a randomized, placebo… CONTINUE READING
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