Investigating cerebral oedema using poroelasticity.

Abstract

Cerebral oedema can be classified as the tangible swelling produced by expansion of the interstitial fluid volume. Hydrocephalus can be succinctly described as the abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) within the brain which ultimately leads to oedema within specific sites of parenchymal tissue. Using hydrocephalus as a test bed, one is able to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2015.09.006

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