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Blood Vessel Prosthesis

Known as: vascular prosthese, Prosthesis, Blood Vessel, Prostheses, Blood Vessel 
Device constructed of either synthetic or biological material that is used for the repair of injured or diseased blood vessels.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background Small caliber vascular prostheses are not clinically available because synthetic vascular prostheses lack endothelial… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
In the last 40 years, as techniques and materials have improved, the success rate of vascular prostheses with a diameter greater… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE Currently, the choice of a vascular prosthesis for a femoral-popliteal above-knee arterial bypass graft is left to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been proposed that hematopoietic and endothelial cells are derived from a common cell, the hemangioblast. In this study… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Shear stress and the endothelium. Vascular endothelial cells (ECs) in vivo are influenced by two distinct hemodynamic forces… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE Chronic Q fever is seldom recognized; before 1989, only 234 cases had been reported in the literature. The 92 cases of… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Patients undergoing heart-valve replacement may receive a mechanical prosthesis, necessitating lifelong anticoagulant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
From in vitro experiments it is known that human endothelial cells show poor adhesion to hydrophobic polymers. The hydrophobicity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We carried out a placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized study of the hemostatic effect of tranexamic acid mouthwash after… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Eighty-nine grafts of expanded microporous polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) with a diameter of 4 mm, were placed in the carotid and… Expand