Propofol Relaxes Isolated Rat Aorta through BK<sub>Ca</sub> Activation.

Ulusoy K. G. , Dogan M. F. , Cam S. A. , Arslan S. O. , Yildiz O.

Annals of vascular surgery, vol.60, pp.397-406, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.avsg.2019.04.005
  • Title of Journal : Annals of vascular surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.397-406


Background: Propofol is an intravenous anesthetic that can be used for the induction and maintenance of anesthesia. In the present study, it was aimed to investigate the mechanism of vasodilator action of propofol in the rat aorta (RA).