G K Glantzounis
Affiliation: University College London
- Uric acid and oxidative stressG K Glantzounis
University Department of Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, London NW3 2QG, UK
Curr Pharm Des 11:4145-51. 2005..Further well designed clinical studies are needed to clarify the potential use of uric acid (or uric acid precursors) in diseases associated with oxidative stress...
- Continuous infusion of N-acetylcysteine reduces liver warm ischaemia-reperfusion injuryG K Glantzounis
Hepatopancreaticobiliary and Liver Transplant Unit, University Department of Surgery, Royal Free and University College School of Medicine, University College London and Royal Free Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
Br J Surg 91:1330-9. 2004..The present study investigated the role of NAC during the early and late phases in a rabbit lobar IR model...
- Laparoscopic surgery-induced changes in oxidative stress markers in human plasmaG K Glantzounis
Department of Surgery, G. Hatzikosta General Hospital, Makriyianni Avenue, GR45001 Ioannina, Greece
Surg Endosc 15:1315-9. 2001..These results suggest that free radicals are generated at the end of a laparoscopic procedure, possibly as a result of an ischemia-reperfusion phenomenon induced by the inflation and deflation of the pneumoperitoneum...
- Alterations in plasma oxidative stress markers after laparoscopic operations of the upper and lower abdomenG K Glantzounis
Department of Surgery, G Hatzikosta General Hospital, Ioannina, Greece
Angiology 56:459-65. 2005..The mechanism responsible for these events could be the low-flow ischemia-reperfusion syndrome induced by the pneumoperitoneum and aggravated by the head-up position...
- Lipid peroxidation and the use of emulsified propofol in laparoscopic surgeryA D Manataki
Department of Anesthesiology, G. Hatzikosta General Hospital, Makriyianni Avenue, 45001 Ioannina, Greece
Surg Endosc 15:950-3. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: Anesthesia with continuous propofol infusion in laparoscopic surgery has a significant scavenging action on the formation of free radicals and exerts its greatest antioxidant effect in patients >/=48 years of age...