Book 2010

Computational Cardiovascular Mechanics

Modeling and Applications in Heart Failure

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-0729-5 (Print) 978-1-4419-0730-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

  2. Computational Modeling of Cardiovascular Mechanics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      In Vivo Left Ventricular Geometry and Boundary Conditions

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      Pages 23-39

      Imaging-Based Assessment and Modeling of the Structures of the Myocardium

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      Pages 41-54

      Constitutive Equations and Model Validation

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      Pages 55-72

      Determination of Myocardial Material Properties by Optimization

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      Pages 73-88

      Computational Models of Cardiac Electrical Activation

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      Pages 89-102

      Geometrical Features of the Vascular System

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      Pages 103-119

      Vascular Geometry Reconstruction and Grid Generation

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-139

      Governing Equations of Blood Flow and Respective Numerical Methods

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-157

      Fluid–Structure Interaction (FSI) Modeling in the Cardiovascular System

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      Chapter

      Pages 159-176

      Turbulence in the Cardiovascular System: Aortic Aneurysm as an Illustrative Example

  3. Applications in Heart Failure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Chapter

      Pages 179-196

      Noninvasive Assessment of Left Ventricular Remodeling: Geometry, Wall Stress, and Function

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      Pages 197-210

      Surgical Left Ventricular Remodeling Procedures

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      Pages 211-226

      Passive Left Ventricular Constraint Devices

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      Pages 227-238

      Left Ventricular Implantation of Biomaterials

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      Chapter

      Pages 239-253

      Computational Modeling of Heart Failure with Application to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

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      Chapter

      Pages 255-275

      Computational Modeling of Aortic Heart Valve Mechanics Across Multiple Scales

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      Chapter

      Pages 277-295

      Blood Flow in an Out-of-Plane Aorto-left Coronary Sequential Bypass Graft

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      Pages 297-316

      Computational Fluid Dynamics Models of Ventricular Assist Devices

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 317-320