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Myocardial Contraction

Known as: contractions heart, Contraction, Myocardial, Heart--Contraction 
The multicellular organismal process in which the heart decreases in volume in a characteristic way to propel blood through the body. [GOC:dph]
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
The mechanisms by which physical forces regulate endothelial cells to determine the complexities of vascular structure and… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of human morbidity and mortality. Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is the most common… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Rhythmic and effective cardiac contraction depends on appropriately timed generation and spread of cardiac electrical activity… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Abstract— A neuronal isoform of nitric oxide synthase (nNOS) has recently been located to the cardiac sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • E. Carafoli
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 30262726
An experiment performed in London nearly 120 years ago, which by today's standards would be considered unacceptably sloppy… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
The heartbeat is a sign of life, and not surprisingly it has attracted much interest and curiosity since the early stages of… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • J. Ross
  • Circulation
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 1664088
Experimental studies demonstrate that short-term regional perfusion-contraction matching, in which the energy demands of regional… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Regulation of cardiac contraction by neurotransmitters and hormones is often correlated with regulation of the L-type Ca2…