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Cardiovascular Complications following Chronic Treatment with Cocaine and Testosterone in Adolescent Rats
(Plos One, 2014-08-14) [Artigo]
Concomitant use of anabolic androgenic steroids and cocaine has increased in the last years. However, the effects of chronic exposure to these substances during adolescence on cardiovascular function are unknown. Here, we ...
Cardiovascular alterations at different stages of hypertension development during ethanol consumption: Time-course of vascular and autonomic changes
(Toxicology And Applied Pharmacology, 2014-10-15) [Artigo]
The aim of the present work was to establish a time-course correlation between vascular and autonomic changes that contribute to the development of hypertension during ethanol ingestion in rats. For this, male Wistar rats ...
Both alpha(1)- and alpha(2)-adrenoceptors in the Insular Cortex Are Involved in the Cardiovascular Responses to Acute Restraint Stress in Rats
(PLOS ONE, 2014-01-03) [Artigo]
The insular cortex (IC) is a limbic structure involved in cardiovascular responses observed during aversive threats. However, the specific neurotransmitter mediating IC control of cardiovascular adjustments to stress is ...