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Epicardium

Known as: Visceral Pericardium, Visceral serous pericardium proper, Lamina visceralis (epicardium) 
The outer membranous connective tissue layer of the heart tissue.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2018
Highly Cited
2018
Delineation of the left ventricular cavity, myocardium, and right ventricle from cardiac magnetic resonance images (multi-slice 2… 
Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Means for high-density multiparametric physiological mapping and stimulation are critically important in both basic and clinical… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Background— The underlying electrophysiological mechanism that causes an abnormal ECG pattern and ventricular tachycardia… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The epicardium makes essential cellular and paracrine contributions to the growth of the fetal myocardium and the formation of… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The Wilms' Tumour gene WT1 has important functions during development. Knock-out mice were shown to have defects in the… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The epicardium and dorsal mesocardium are known to be the source of structures that form the wall of the coronary vessels… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND In this study we tested the hypothesis that atrial fibrillation (AF) causes electrophysiological changes of the atrial… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Previous studies have denied the presence of a transient outward current (Ito) in ventricular myocardium of dog, sheep, and calf…