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Coronary artery

Known as: ARTERY, CORONARY, Set of coronary arteries, Coronary arteries set 
A principal artery that originates in the aorta. It supplies blood to the muscular tissue of the heart.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Calcified plaque in the coronary arteries is a marker for atheromatous-plaque burden and is predictive of future risk… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
  • W. Aird
  • Circulation research
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 9695971
Endothelial cells, which form the inner cellular lining of blood vessels and lymphatics, display remarkable heterogeneity in… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease is frequent and severe in patients with end-stage renal disease. Disorders of mineral… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In most arterial beds a significant endothelium-dependent dilation to various stimuli persists even after inhibition of nitric… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND In adults, cardiovascular risk factors reinforce each other in their effect on cardiovascular events. However… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND With the thrombogenic tendency and permanent implant nature of metallic stents, synthetic polymers have been proposed… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The adventitia undergoes remodeling changes after a deep medial coronary injury. Because this process is associated… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To investigate the potential role of fluid mechanical factors in the localized genesis and development of atherosclerotic lesions… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In an autopsy study of the evolution of atherosclerotic lesions in young people, we obtained the coronary arteries and aortas of… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
ALTHOUGH the vasa vasorum, the nutrient vessels in the wall of the human aorta, have been studied in some detail,1 there has been…