The effect of different treatment modalities on oxidative stress in COPD


KULECİ S. , HANTA İ. , KOCABAŞ A. , Canacankatan N.

ADVANCES IN THERAPY, cilt.25, ss.710-717, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s12325-008-0064-4
  • Dergi Adı: ADVANCES IN THERAPY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.710-717

Özet

Introduction: Oxidant/antioxidant interactions are known to be important processes in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We aimed to evaluate the effects of corticosteroids (CS), and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on plasma oxidant/antioxidant levels in patients with COPD.