Evaluation of the Efficacy of SiIdenafil Citrate Following Severe Head Trauma in an Experimental Rat Model

Kilicarslan B., Kilicarslan E., Kizmazoglu C., Aydin H. E., Kaya I., Danyeli A. E., ...More

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.30, no.4, pp.501-506, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.23864-18.3
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.501-506
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: No


AIM: To investigate the acute effects of sildenafil citrate in an experimental model of severe head trauma, and to compare it with the efficacy of mannitol, which is an osmotically active agent frequently used in clinical treatment of traumatic brain injury (TBI).