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Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity
Volume 2017, Article ID 6201797, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6201797
Clinical Study

Low-Level Laser Irradiation Exerts Antiaggregative Effect on Human Platelets Independently on the Nitric Oxide Metabolism and Release of Platelet Activation Markers

1Wrovasc-Integrated Cardiovascular Centre Provincial Specialist Hospital, Kamienskiego 73a Street, 51-124 Wrocław, Poland
2Department and Clinic of Internal and Occupational Diseases and Hypertension, Borowska 213 Street, 50-556 Wrocław, Poland
3Faculty of Computer Science and Management, Wrocław University of Technology, Wyspiańskiego 27, 50-370 Wrocław, Poland
4Department of Congenital Heart Diseases, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
5Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Correspondence should be addressed to Adrian Doroszko; lp.corw.demu@okzsorod.nairda

Received 7 July 2017; Accepted 9 October 2017; Published 12 December 2017

Academic Editor: Reiko Matsui

Copyright © 2017 Piotr Rola 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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