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Am J Cardiol. 1997 Feb 15;79(4):529-31.

Effect of acute cigarette smoking on endothelium-dependent brachial artery dilatation in healthy individuals.

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Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra University Hospital, Athens, Greece.

Abstract

The effect of short-term smoking on endothelium-dependent and endothelium-independent dilatation of the brachial artery was tested in 27 healthy volunteers using high-resolution ultrasound imaging. Short-term smoking led to a significant decrease in endothelium-dependent dilatation.

PMID:
9052370
DOI:
10.1016/s0002-9149(96)00805-3
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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