Effect of Asiatic Acid on the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury: An Experimental Study in Rats

Gurcan O., Gurcat A. G. , Kazanci A., Senturk S., BODUR E. , Karaca E. U. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.27, ss.259-264, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


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.