Comparison of the Effects and Mechanism of the Curcumin with Different Drugs in Experimental Vasospasm After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

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AYDIN H. E., Bektur N. E., ÖZBEK Z., Oner S., Baycu C., KILIÇ F. S.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.27, no.6, pp.884-893, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.17432-16.2
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.884-893
  • Keywords: Curcumin, Nicorandil, Nimodipine, Sildenafil citrate, Subarachnoid hemorrhage, CEREBRAL VASOSPASM, BLOOD-FLOW, NIMODIPINE, NICORANDIL
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


AIM: Cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is the most important complication that effects the mortality and morbidity of patients with intracranial aneurysm. Today, the mechanisms of vasospasm are not understood in spite of experimental and clinical researches. The aim of our study was to investigate the effects of curcumin on vasospasm following SAH.