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Dilate procedure

Known as: Dilatations, Dilatation, widening action 
To widen or enlarge an opening or hollow structure beyond its usual size, such as the pupil of the eye or a blood vessel.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To explore the possibility that oscillating glucose may outweigh A1C levels in determining the risk for cardiovascular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To determine the mechanism of the cardiac dilatation and reduced contractility of obese Zucker Diabetic Fatty rats, myocardial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Passive smoking has been linked to an increased risk of dying from atherosclerotic heart disease. Since endothelial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Experimental evidence suggests that flow-dependent dilatation of conduit arteries is mediated by nitric oxide (NO) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Endothelial dysfunction is an early event in experimental studies of atherogenesis, preceding formation of plaques. We have… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Resistance arteries exist in a maintained contracted state from which they can dilate or constrict depending on need. In many… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Recombinant human tumor necrosis factor (rhTNF) has been tested for its effect on myelinated cultures of mouse spinal cord tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
An arbitrary square integrable real-valued function (or, equivalently, the associated Hardy function) can be conveniently… 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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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
In percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, a catheter system is introduced through a systemic artery under local… Expand
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