Methods for evaluating endothelial function: a position statement from the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Peripheral Circulation

John Lekakis, Pierre Abraham, Alberto Balbarini, Andrew Blann, Chantal M. Boulanger, John Cockcroft, Francesco Cosentino, John Deanfield, Augusto Gallino, Ignatios Ikonomidis, Dimitrios Kremastinos, Ulf Landmesser, Athanase Protogerou, Christodoulos Stefanadis, Dimitris Tousoulis, Giuseppe Vassalli, Hans Vink, Nikos Werner, Ian Wilkinson, Charalambos Vlachopoulos*

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174 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)775-789
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2011


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  • cell-derived microparticles
  • coronary angiography
  • endothelium
  • glycocalyx
  • laser Doppler flowmetry
  • nitric oxide
  • plethysmography
  • progenitor cells
  • pulse

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