Inhibition of HMGCoA reductase by simvastatin protects mice from injurious mechanical ventilation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  • Lung
  • Simvastatin
  • Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

abstract

  • High-dose simvastatin prevents experimental hyperinflation lung injury by angioprotective and anti-inflammatory effects.

publication date

  • February 14, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4336762

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s12931-015-0173-y

PubMed ID

  • 25848815

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 24

volume

  • 16

number

  • 1