Isoflurane preconditioning increases survival of rat skin random-pattern flaps by induction of HIF-1α expression.

TitleIsoflurane preconditioning increases survival of rat skin random-pattern flaps by induction of HIF-1α expression.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsSun Y, Li Q-F, Zhang Y, Hu R, Jiang H
JournalCellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology
Volume31
Issue4-5
Pagination579-91
Date Published2013
Abstract

Survival of random-pattern skin flaps is important for the success of plastic and reconstructive surgeries. This study investigates isoflurane-induced protection against ischemia of skin flap and the underlying molecular mechanism in this process.

DOI10.1074/jbc.M113.506568
Alternate JournalCell. Physiol. Biochem.