Respiratory Diaphragm

Known as: Diaphragms, Diaphragm, Respiratory, Respiratory Diaphragms 
The musculofibrous partition that separates the THORACIC CAVITY from the ABDOMINAL CAVITY. Contraction of the diaphragm increases the volume of the… (More)
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1936-2017
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The combination of complete diaphragm inactivity and mechanical ventilation (for more than 18 hours) elicits disuse… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Kidney podocytes and their slit diaphragms form the final barrier to urinary protein loss. This explains why podocyte injury is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Duchenne muscular dystrophy is an X-linked degenerative disorder of muscle caused by the absence of the protein dystrophin. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Leakiness of blood vessels in tumors may contribute to disease progression and is key to certain forms of cancer therapy, but the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Recognition that mutation of the protein nephrin, encoded by the NPHS1 gene, singly results in the cellular… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have reported previously that topical administration of vascular endothelial growth factor165 (VEGF) to a microvascular bed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND In patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the diaphragm undergoes physiologic adaptations… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Cytochrome c oxidase (complex IV of the respiratory chain) was studied histochemically in human limb muscle (n = 109) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The foot processes of glomerular epithelial cells of the mammalian kidney are firmly attached to one another by shallow… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Incorporation of radiolabeled precursors into muscle proteins was studied in isolated rat hemidiaphragms. A mixture of three… (More)
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