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Carotid Arteries

Known as: Arteries, Carotid, Artery, Carotid, CAROTID ARTERY 
A major artery that carries blood from the heart to the head. There is a carotid artery on each side of the neck, and each one splits into two… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Summary Background Stents are an alternative treatment to carotid endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis, but previous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT Exposure to cardiovascular risk factors during childhood and adolescence may be associated with the development of… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound convened a multidisciplinary panel of experts in the field of vascular ultrasonography… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Our objective was to assess the risks and benefits of carotid endarterectomy, primarily in terms of stroke prevention… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Reasonable doubt justifies randomisation European and North American clinicians have always differed in their management of… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (or statins), a new class of lipid-lowering compounds, have raised expectations for more… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Background and Purpose B-mode ultrasound is a widely used technique for the clinical and epidemiological assessment of carotid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Background and Purpose: This article describes the prevalence of extracranial carotid atherosclerosis assessed by ultrasonography… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To develop a simple, relatively noninvasive small-animal model of reversible regional cerebral ischemia, we tested various… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
To study the adaptive response of the vascular wall to blood flow changes, an arteriovenous shunt was constructed between the… Expand
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