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Structure of carotid sinus

Known as: Sinus, Carotid, bulb carotid, Carotid sinus 
The dilated portion of the common carotid artery at its bifurcation into external and internal carotids. It contains baroreceptors which, when… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT Atherosclerosis is often advanced before symptoms appear and it is not clear whether treatment is beneficial in middle… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The transition of a fatty streak into an atherosclerotic plaque is characterized by the appearance of focal and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To investigate the effect of the distensible artery wall on the local flow field and to determine the mechanical stresses in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND The atherosclerotic progression-reducing effect of LDL cholesterol (LDL-C) lowering has been established in subjects… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We have described a rat model that responds to repetitive episodic hypoxia (12-s infusions of nitrogen into daytime sleeping… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Catecholamine-induced triggered activity is thought to be caused by intracellular calcium overload mediated by elevation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Fluid velocities were measured by laser Doppler velocimetry under conditions of pulsatile flow in a scale model of the human… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The distribution of nonstenosing, asymptomatic intimal plaques in 12 adult human carotid bifurcations obtained at autopsy was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
A technique for the routine recording of His bundle (H) activity in man using a bipolar or multipolar catheter is described. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
  • E. Krieger
  • Circulation research
  • 1964
  • Corpus ID: 34119297
Several techniques of radical denervation of the sino-aortic depressor areas were tried in order to produce a permanent… Expand
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