TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.27, no.2, pp.259-264, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Asiatic acid, Spinal cord injury, Trauma, FUNCTIONAL RECOVERY, TRAUMA
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
AIM: Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a devastating condition of the central nervous system. There is no proven therapeutic agent for the treatment of this complex disorder. Asiatic acid (AA) has been used as an anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant agent in Eastern countries for many years. The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of AA on the treatment of traumatic SCI in rats.