Acute cigarette smoking-induced hemodynamic alterations in the common carotid artery - A transcranial Doppler study


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ACAR M.

CIRCULATION JOURNAL, vol.68, no.12, pp.1127-1131, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1253/circj.68.1127
  • Title of Journal : CIRCULATION JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1127-1131

Abstract

Background Cigarette smoking has been shown to temporarily alter cerebral flow velocity and vasomotor reactivity, so the anti of this study was to assess the acute effects of smoking a single cigarette on the common carotid artery (CCA) hemodynamics in healthy nonsmokers.