Arterial distensibility in Wegener's granulomatosis: a carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity study


Yildiz M. , Soy M., Kueruem T., YILDIZ B. S.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.7, ss.281-285, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Dergi Adı: ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.281-285

Özet

Objective: The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis; that chronic inflammation may impair vascular function and lead to an increase of arterial pulse wave velocity (PWV) in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis (WG).