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Biaxial Testing of Human Pericardium: A Comparative Study of Fixed and Fresh Tissue

[+] Author Affiliations
Tiffany C. Zigras, Dominique Tremblay, Leonie Rouleau, Rosaire Mongrain, Richard L. Leask

McGill University, Montreal, QC, CanadaMontreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada

Naoko Nagano, Raymond Cartier

Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada

Paper No. SBC2007-176424, pp. 199-200; 2 pages
  • ASME 2007 Summer Bioengineering Conference
  • ASME 2007 Summer Bioengineering Conference
  • Keystone, Colorado, USA, June 20–24, 2007
  • Conference Sponsors: Bioengineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4798-5
  • Copyright © 2007 by ASME


The objective of this study is to examine the differences in biomechanical properties of fresh and glutaraldehyde fixed pericardium tissue to better utilize this tissue in cardiovascular surgery.

Copyright © 2007 by ASME



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