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Heart Valves

Known as: Valve, Heart, Valves, Cardiac, Cardiac Valves 
Any of the four heart valves, including the two atrioventricular valves and the two semilunar valves, that regulate the flow of blood through the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Dabigatran is an oral direct thrombin inhibitor that has been shown to be an effective alternative to warfarin in… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The introduction of valve replacement surgery in the early 1960s has dramatically improved the outcome of patients with valvular… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Context Thirteen new randomized, controlled trials are available since a 1999 meta-analysis of antithrombotic agents for stroke… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
During the past decade, single gene disruption in mice and large-scale mutagenesis screens in zebrafish have elucidated many… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BackgroundFor nearly a century, the mechanical failure of calcified heart valves was attributed to a passive degenerative process… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background—Previous tissue engineering approaches to create heart valves have been limited by the structural immaturity and… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
BACKGROUND The management of women with prosthetic heart valves during pregnancy poses a particular challenge as there are no… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND The optimal intensity of oral anticoagulant therapy for patients with mechanical heart valves (i.e., the level at… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
BackgroundPatients with mechanical heart valve prostheses may experience valve thrombosis and subsequent systemic embolism for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1951
Highly Cited
1951
Abstract 1.1. Standard hydrokinetic orifice formulas have been applied to stenotic mitral, pulmonic, tricuspid, and aortic valves… Expand