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Intracellular action of magnesium in airways smooth muscle relaxation in rabbit
This study was designed to examine whether magnesium has an intracellular action on airways smooth muscle contraction. Tracheal muscle strips were obtained from six male rabbits and perfused in a bathing chamber. The muscle ...
The role of nitric oxide in the pathophysiology of bronchial asthma
OBJECTIVE: To study in vitro the role of nitric oxide (NO), in the pathophysiology of asthma observing the effections of a NO-donor such as sodium nitroprusside, a calcium (Ca) channel inhibitor nifedipine or neurotransmitter ...
Prescription of medications by primary care physicians in the light of asthma guidelines
The purpose of this study was the evaluation of the extent of dissemination of asthma guidelines among primary health care physicians in Greece. Sixty-five of 80 primary care physicians (response rate 80.2%) answered a ...
PRESCRIPTION OF BRONCHODILATOR DRUGS BY PRIMARY HEALTH-CARE PHYSICIANS IN ASTHMA
With the purpose of estimating the use of bronchodilators in asthma management as prescribed by primary health physicians (PHCP) in Greece, 62 PHCP answered a questionnaire about the manner of choice of treatment, the ...
BENIGN POSTPARTUM PLEURAL EFFUSION
The conditions of labour appear to favour the development of pleural effusion, The frequency of postpartum pleural effusion was investigated in this study using thoracic ultrasonography. Thirty one postpartum and 22 healthy ...
Peripartum pleural effusion