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Simulations of Bioprosthetic Heart Valve Dynamics Using a Sharp Interface Method

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Sarah C. Vigmostad, Brian D. Jeffrey, Sreedevi Krishnan, H. S. Udaykumar, K. B. Chandran

University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Paper No. SBC2007-176491, pp. 393-394; 2 pages
doi:10.1115/SBC2007-176491
From:
  • 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

abstract

Bioprosthetic heart valves are valve replacements constructed from animal tissue. They are deformable and offer similar mechanical properties to their native counterpart. While tearing of these valves is frequently observed, it is still not fully understood, but may be the result of high induced bending and shear stresses in the valve leaflets[1].

Copyright © 2007 by ASME

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