Data obtained in both preclinical models and humans have revealed that the favorable cardiac consequences of ischemic conditioning extend beyond a direct effect on the cardiomyocyte. In the current review, we summarize our as-yet limited understanding of the complex relationships between ischemic conditioning, platelet activation-aggregation, and cardioprotection.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2017|
- ischemic preconditioning
- monocyte-platelet aggregates
- neutrophil-platelet aggregates
- remote ischemic conditioning