Critical Evaluation of Stress-Volume in Systole
The extent of the myocardial fiber shortening is influenced by the initial length (preload), by the forces that oppose its shortening (afterload) and by its contractile state which — as it has demonstrated — can be described in terms of instantaneous force-velocitylength relations of the myocardial fiber.
KeywordsLeft Ventricle Wall Stress Aortic Valve Disease Myocardial Fiber Hand Panel
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