Chest wall structure

Known as: Wall, Chest, Thoracic Wall, Wall of thorax 
The total system of structures outside the lungs that move as a part of breathing; it includes all structures from the skin to the parietal pleura.
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Because anatomical information on fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) whole-body positron emission tomography (PET) images is… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Non-cardiac chest pain mimics angina pectoris but generally originates from the oesophagus. Visceral hypersensitivity… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Postmastectomy radiotherapy is associated with a lower locoregional recurrence rate and improved disease-free and… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The HER2/neu proto-oncogene is overexpressed in 25% to 30% of patients with breast cancer. Trastuzumab (Herceptin; Genentech, San… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Recent data have suggested that the elastic properties of the chest wall (CW) may be compromised in patients with ARDS because of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Presents an automated, knowledge-based method for segmenting chest computed tomography (CT) datasets. Anatomical knowledge… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Breast cancer frequently overexpresses the product of the HER2 proto-oncogene, a 185-kd growth factor receptor (p185HER2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Estimation of chest wall motion by surface measurements only allows one-dimensional measurements of the chest wall. We have… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Extracellular pH (pHc) was determined by needle microelectrodes in 67 tumour nodules in 58 patients. The objective was to… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Administration of hematoporphyrin derivative i.v. followed by local exposure to red light has resulted in complete or partial… (More)
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