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Splanchnic and systemic hemodynamics in early abstinence and after ethanol administration in non-cirrhotic alcoholic patients
Thirteen asymptomatic chronic alcoholic patients were studied to investigate the early stages of portal hypertension in alcoholic liver disease and the effects of withdrawal and ethanol on hepatic function and hemodynamic ...
Effects of N-acetylcysteine on alcohol abstinence and alcohol-induced adverse effects in rats
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-03-01)
Alcoholism is rampant in modern society and some antioxidant compound could perhaps be useful to reduce the damage done by alcohol consumption and abstinence. The present study was undertaken to investigate the association ...
Alcoholism and alcohol abstinence: N-acetylcysteine to improve energy expenditure, myocardial oxidative stress, and energy metabolism in alcoholic heart disease
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-12-01)
Alcoholism has been associated with a wide range of pathologic conditions, including alcoholic heart disease (AHD). Because AHD may be associated with oxidative stress, antioxidant compounds, such as N-acetylcysteine (NAC) ...
Content of hepatic reduced glutathione in chronic alcoholic patients: Influence of the length of abstinence and liver necrosis
1. The relationship between the content of hepatic reduced glutathione (GSH) and the length of abstinence was investigated in 45 chronic alcoholic patients. 2. Hepatic GSH levels were significantly correlated (r=0.58; ...
Platelet activation in chronic cocaine users: Effect of short term abstinence
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2011)