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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 170958, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/170958
Research Article

Vasoconstriction Potency Induced by Aminoamide Local Anesthetics Correlates with Lipid Solubility

1Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Gyeongsang National University Hospital, Jinju 660-702, Republic of Korea
2Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, Jinju 660-772, Republic of Korea
3Division of Chemistry, Gyeongnam Sciences High School, Jinju 660-851, Republic of Korea
4Department of Information Statistics and RINS, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 660-701, Republic of Korea
5Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gyeongsang National University Hospital, Jinju 660-702, Republic of Korea
6Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, Jinju 660-772, Republic of Korea

Received 25 February 2012; Accepted 18 April 2012

Academic Editor: Dobromir Dobrev

Copyright © 2012 Hui-Jin Sung et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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