Vitaminversorgung bei unreifen Frühgeborenen

  • O. Genzel-Boroviczény
  • N. Hrboticky
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Postnatal findet ein abrupter Übergang von einer relativ hypoxi-schen Umgebung in utero in eine vergleichsweise sauerstoffreiche Umwelt statt, ganz besonders bei beatmeten Frühgeborenen (FG), die zusätzlichen Sauerstoff benötigen. Antioxidanzien haben bei diesem Wechsel wahrscheinlich eine wichtige Funktion als Schutzfaktoren gegenüber diesem oxidativen Streß. Vitamin E wirkt aufgrund seiner Oxidierbarkeit als Antioxidans, d. h. es verhindert die spontane Oxidation stark ungesättigter Stoffe, vor allem die Peroxidbildung langkettiger Fettsäuren in den Membranlipiden.


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