The effects of treatment with atorvastatin versus rosuvastatin on endothelial dysfunction in patients with hyperlipidaemia


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Demir V., DOĞRU M. T. , Ede H., Yilmaz S., Alp C., Celik Y., ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.29, no.3, pp.162-166, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5830/cvja-2018-008
  • Journal Name: CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.162-166
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Statins can reduce cardiovascular events and improve endothelial function, However. differences in the effect of statins on endothelial dysfunction have not been researched sufficiently. Here. we aimed to compare the effects of atorvastatin Versus rosuvastatin on endothelial function via flow-mediated ',aid endothelial-independent dilation.