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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Overexpression of mouse angiotensinogen in renal proximal tubule causes salt-sensitive hypertension in mice

Jian Ying, Deborah Stuart, Elaine Hillas, Barbu R. Gociman, Nirupama Ramkumar, Jean-Marc Lalouel and Donald E. Kohan.

in American Journal of Hypertension

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4201 words.

Background

The role of proximal tubule (PT) angiotensinogen (AGT) in modulating blood pressure has previously been examined using mice expressing PT human...

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Altered Expression of Renal Aquaporins and α-Adducin Polymorphisms May Contribute to the Establishment of Salt-Sensitive Hypertension

Giuseppe Procino, Francesca Romano, Lucia Torielli, Patrizia Ferrari, Giuseppe Bianchi, Maria Svelto and Giovanna Valenti.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4977 words.

Background

Sodium-sensitive hypertension is caused by renal tubular dysfunction, leading to increased retention of sodium and water. Previous findings have...

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Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration is a sensitive method to evaluate patients who should not undergo pulmonary metastasectomy

Jens Eckardt and Peter Bjørn Licht.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 3309 words.

OBJECTIVES

Pulmonary metastasectomy is considered an effective treatment in selected patients with extrapulmonary cancer and oligometastatic disease. We know...

MRI evaluation of left ventricular function in anterior LV aneurysms before and after surgical resection

Michel I.M. Versteegh, Hildo J. Lamb, Jeroen J. Bax, Franklin B. Curiel, Ernst E. van der Wall, Albert de Roos and Robert A.E. Dion.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2057 words.

Objectives: Whether resection of a left ventricular (LV) aneurysm leads to improved global LV function remains controversial. Echo-planar magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a...

Renal Protective Effects of N-Acetyl-Seryl-Aspartyl-Lysyl-Proline (Ac-SDKP) in Obese Rats on a High-Salt Diet

Mani Maheshwari, Cesar A Romero, Sumit R Monu, Nitin Kumar, Tang-Dong Liao, Edward L Peterson and Oscar A Carretero.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4804 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Obesity is a public health problem, associated with salt sensitive hypertension, kidney...

Morphological and functional evidences of the helical heart from non-invasive cardiac imaging

Francesc Carreras, Manel Ballester, Sandra Pujadas, Ruben Leta and Guillem Pons-Llado.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3260 words.

The non-invasive study of cardiac mechanics has been improved after the recent introduction of advanced magnetic resonance and echocardiographic imaging techniques. Tagged and...

The size of mediastinal lymph nodes and its relation with metastatic involvement: a meta-analysis

Adrianus J. de Langen, Pieter Raijmakers, Ingrid Riphagen, Marinus A. Paul and Otto S. Hoekstra.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2519 words.

Positron emission tomography with 18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET) seems to be superior to computed tomography (CT) in staging the mediastinum in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer...

Peripheral small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer with mediastinal lymph node metastasis; clinicopathologic features and patterns of nodal spread

Shun-ichi Watanabe, Makoto Oda, Yoshio Tsunezuka, Tetsuhiko Go, Yasuhiko Ohta and Go Watanabe.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2506 words.

Objective: The diagnosis of small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has increased with the development of computed tomography (CT), whereas unexpected...

The role of microembolisation in cerebral injury as defined by functional magnetic resonance imaging

Yasir Abu-Omar, Alberto Cifelli, Paul M. Matthews and David P. Taggart.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery. 3320 words.

Objective: Cerebral injury, in both overt and subtle forms, is common following cardiac surgery. Current methods of assessment, most commonly neuropsychological testing, have...

Evaluation of brain injury after coronary artery bypass grafting. A prospective study using neuropsychological assessment and diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging

Stephan C. Knipp, Nadine Matatko, Hans Wilhelm, Marc Schlamann, Parwis Massoudy, Michael Forsting, Hans Christian Diener and Heinz Jakob.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery. 5190 words.

Objective: Neurocognitive dysfunction is a common complication after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). Studies using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have...

First experiences with the da Vinci™ operating robot in thoracic surgery

J. Bodner, H. Wykypiel, G. Wetscher and T. Schmid.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology; Anatomy. 3528 words.

Objectives: The da Vinci™ surgical robotic system was purchased at our institution in June 2001. The aim of this trial was to evaluate the applicability of the da Vinci™...