Anterior descending branch of left coronary artery

Known as: left anterior descending artery, Anterior Descending Coronary Artery, Coronary Artery, Anterior Descending 
A left coronary artery branch that descends on the anterior portion of the heart through the anterior interventricular groove.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
A large family of algorithms - supervised or unsupervised; stemming from statistics or geometry theory - has been designed to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to examine the association of all-cause death with the coronary computed tomographic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We propose an appearance-based face recognition method called the Laplacianface approach. By using locality preserving… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
At autopsy, 13 nonstenotic human left anterior descending coronary arteries [71.5 +/- 7.3 (mean +/- SD) yr old] were harvested… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES The study assessed the value of the electrocardiogram (ECG) as predictor of the left anterior descending coronary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND We explored the possibility of anastomosing the left anterior internal mammary artery (LIMA) to the left anterior… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND One or more brief episodes of coronary artery occlusion protect or "precondition" the myocardium perfused by that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The endothelium plays a critical role in the control of vasomotor tone by the release of vasoactive substances. Because… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Acetylcholine is believed to dilate normal blood vessels by promoting the release of a vasorelaxant substance from the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
The purpose of this study was the determination of whether hemodynamic and pharmacologic factors influence the extent and… (More)
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