Computational Analysis of Flow Structures in Turbulent Ventricular Blood Flow Associated With Mitral Valve Intervention

@article{Kronborg2022ComputationalAO,
  title={Computational Analysis of Flow Structures in Turbulent Ventricular Blood Flow Associated With Mitral Valve Intervention},
  author={Joel Kronborg and Frida Svelander and Samuel Eriksson-Lidbrink and Ludvig Lindstr{\"o}m and Carme Homs-Pons and Didier Lucor and Johan Hoffman},
  journal={Frontiers in Physiology},
  year={2022},
  volume={13}
}
Cardiac disease and clinical intervention may both lead to an increased risk for thrombosis events due to a modified blood flow in the heart, and thereby a change in the mechanical stimuli of blood cells passing through the chambers of the heart. Specifically, the degree of platelet activation is influenced by the level and type of mechanical stresses in the blood flow. In this article we analyze the blood flow in the left ventricle of the heart through a computational model constructed from… 

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