Left common carotid artery structure

Known as: Carotid artery.left, Left Common Carotid Artery, Arteria carotis communis sinistra 
An artery arising from the aortic arch that supplies the head and neck.
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Simultaneous assessment of diameter and pressure waveforms allows the calculation of the incremental compliance, distensibility… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Decreased elasticity in large and medium-sized arteries has been postulated to be associated with cardiovascular diseases. We… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Inflammatory reactions such as leukocyte activation with platelet adherence and release of inflammatory mediators… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study is a prospective investigation of the etiology and natural history of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Flow-induced changes in vessel caliber tend to restore baseline wall shear stress (WSS) and have been reported to be endothelium… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Factors controlling cerebral blood flow (CBF) during exercise are complex and incompletely known. Different techniques have shown… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
We studied the reproducibility of measurement of ultrasonographically assessed common carotid intima-media thickness and assessed… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study is a prospective investigation of the etiology and natural… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
We investigated the prevalence of carotid atherosclerosis and its association with serum lipoprotein cholesterol fractions in 412… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
In the search for a more reproducible focal ischemic stroke model in the rat, we systematically interrupted blood flow to the… (More)
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