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J Vasc Res (2001) 38 (3): 237–246.
Published Online: 25 May 2001
...N. Stergiopulos; S. Vulliémoz; A. Rachev; J.-J. Meister; S.E. Greenwald Most previous studies of arterial wall elasticity and rheology have assumed that the properties of the wall are uniform across the thickness of the media and, therefore, that the relationship between stress and strain may...
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J Vasc Res (2000) 37 (6): 494–500.
Published Online: 10 January 2001
... and lumen diameter. Conversely, the elastic behavior of the artery affects systolic blood pressure and, hence, the load on the heart. The constant exposure to (pulsatile) blood pressure leads to structural and morphological changes of the wall [ 1 ]. That is why in the past decades, the quantification...