Effect of alpha lipoic acid on cardiac autonomic dysfunction and platelet reactivity in type 1 diabetes: rationale and design of the AUTOnomic function and platelet REACTivity trial (AUTO-REACT protocol)

Antonino Buffon, Eliano Pio Navarese, Roberto Mollo

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Abstract

The aim of this study is to assess the relationship between cardiac autonomic dysfunction and increased platelet reactivity in patients with type 1 diabetes and whether alpha lipoic acid therapy (ALA) might improve both abnormalities in these patients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)375-379
Number of pages5
JournalDiabetes Research and Clinical Practice
Volume92
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Keywords

  • Antioxidants
  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Blood Platelets
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Humans
  • Thioctic Acid

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