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Long-term facial artery catheter implantation for serial arterial blood sampling and invasive arterial blood pressure measurement in horses
(Elsevier B.V., 2012-06-01)
The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate surgical catheter implantation in the facial artery of horses and the long-term maintenance of such arteries using heparin and ascorbic acid as filling solution. Nine horses ...
Capillary blood glucose and venous blood glucose measured with portable digital glucometer in diabetic dogs
This study aimed to compare the glycemic values obtained with a glucometer with those determined by a colorimetric enzymatic assay in venous blood as well as to evaluate the possibility of using capillary blood samples of ...
The relationship between training status, blood pressure and uric acid in adults and elderly
Background: Hypertension can be generated by a great number of mechanisms including elevated uric acid (UA) that contribute to the anion superoxide production. However, physical exercise is recommended to prevent and/or ...
Na2EDTA anticoagulant impaired blood samples from the teleost Piaractus Mesopotamicus
The present study aimed to evaluate the effects of Na heparin and Na2EDTA on blood of Piaractus mesopotamicus (360.7±42.4g, 26.4±1.0cm). Twenty fishes were sampled in two experiment trials, ten for erythrocyte fragility ...
Increased levels of serum γ-glutamyltransferase and uric acid on metabolic, hepatic and kidney parameters in subjects at high altitudes
(De Gruyter, 2014)
Background: Currently there are no studies on γ-glutamyltransferase (γGT) levels at high altitude or on the relationship between γGT, uric acid and several dysfunctions. The aim of the study was to determine the association ...
Daytime variations in glucose tolerance in people with impaired glucose tolerance
To determine whether glucose tolerance varies throughout the day in people with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT). We studied 15 healthy IGT, and 18 matched normal glucose tolerant (NGT) individuals. Blood samples were taken ...