A Method for Localized Computation of Pulse Wave Velocity in Carotid Structure

Patil, Ravindra ;   Palanisamy, Krishnamoorthy ;   Sethuraman, Shriram

Tags Medical device modelingMedical decision makingAlgorithms and techniques for systems modeling

Pulse Wave Velocity (PWV) promises to be a useful clinical marker for noninvasive diagnosis of atherosclerosis. This work demonstrates the...

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Development of a Cerebral Circulation Model for the Automatic Control of Brain Physiology

Utsuki, Tomohiko

Tags Physiological systems

In various clinical guidelines of brain injury, intracranial pressure (ICP), cerebral blood flow (CBF) and brain temperature (BT) are essential...

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Modeling of Blood Flow through Sutured Micro-Vascular Anastomoses

Karanasiou, Georgia ;   Gatsios, Dimitrios ;   Lykissas, Marios ;   Stefanou, Kostas ;   Rigas, Georgios ;   Lagaris, Isaac ;   Kostas-Agnantis, Ioannis ;   Gkiatas, Ioannis ;   Beris, Alexandros ;   Fotiadis, Dimitrios I.

Tags Medical decision makingBiomechanics modeling

Microanastomosis is a surgical procedure used to reconnect two blood vessels using sutures. The optimal microanastomosis may be predicted by...

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Modeling of Neonatal Hemodynamics during PDA Closure

Soleymani, Sadaf ;   Khoo, Michael ;   Noori, Shahab ;   Seri, Istvan

Tags Physiological systemsMedical decision makingParameter estimation

The transition of the fetus at birth to extrauterine life is an extremely complex process. As part of the hemodynamic transition, the closure...

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Morphological Analysis of Pressure Wave in the Arterial Tree with Stenosis – A Modeling Approach

Lakshmanan, Suganthi ;   M, Manivannan

Tags Physiological systems

This paper describes the morphological changes in peripheral signals of arterial diseases with various severity conditions and site of stenosis...

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Simulation of Aortic Valve Dynamics during Ventricular Support

Alonazi, Khalid ;   Lovell, Nigel H. ;   Dokos, Socrates

Tags Physiological systemsBiomechanics modelingMedical device modeling

Existing commercially-used left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) make no attempt to automatically detect the aortic valve condition in their...

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