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Cardiac remodeling in a rat model of diet-induced obesity
(Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 2010-10-01) [Resumo]
The mechanisms by which diet-induced obesity cause remodeling and cardiac dysfunction are still unknown. Interstitial collagen and myocardial ultrastructure are important in the development of left ventricular hypertrophy, ...
Does propofol and isoflurane protect the kidney against ischemia/reperfusion injury during transient hyperglycemia?
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2013-03-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: To study the effect of isoflurane (Iso) or propofol (Prop) anesthesia on renal ischemia/reperfusion injury (IRI) during transient hyperglycemia. METHODS: Thirty six rats were randomly assigned into six groups of ...
Obesity Preserves Myocardial Function During Blockade of the Glycolytic Pathway
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2014-10-01) [Artigo]
Background: Obesity is defined by excessive accumulation of body fat relative to lean tissue. Studies during the last few years indicate that cardiac function in obese animals may be preserved, increased or diminished. ...
Nephrocalcinosis induced by hyperoxaluria in rats
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2013-07-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To investigate nephrocalcinosis due to hyperoxaluria induced by two different inducing agents in rats. Methods: Forty Sprague-Dawley male rats were randomly distributed into four groups: Group1 (Clinical control, ...