Structure of base of heart

Known as: Basis cordis, Heart, Base, Base of heart 
The superior portion of the heart located opposite to the apical portion. It is formed mainly by the left atrium.
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2012
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2012
We aimed to quantify kinetic energy (KE) during the entire cardiac cycle of the left ventricle (LV) and right ventricle (RV… (More)
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2006
2006
UNLABELLED Current echocardiographic assessment of fetal ventricular function uses relatively crude measures and this has led to… (More)
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2004
2004
Regional changes occur in the sympathetic innervation of the heart after myocardial infarction (MI), including loss of… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE To establish normal ranges of left ventricular (LV) and right ventricular (RV) dimensions as determined by the current… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Doppler Myocardial Imaging (DMI) is a new technique currently being studied for the assessment of regional systolic… (More)
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2000
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2000
Electrical inhomogeneity and conduction slowing are critical factors in the initiation and maintenance of ventricular arrhythmias… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The biophysical characteristics and alpha subunits underlying calcium-independent transient outward potassium current (Ito… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND It is reasoned that reducing left ventricular diameter (Laplace's law) in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy, will… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The dynamics between mitral anulus motion, and, thus, motion of the base of the heart, and filling of the left atrium and… (More)
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1985
1985
Between December 1981 and April 1984, five children ranging in age from 1 month to 5 1/2 years examined by two-dimensional… (More)
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