Revista Internacional de Métodos Numéricos para Cálculo y Diseño en Ingeniería

  title={Revista Internacional de M{\'e}todos Num{\'e}ricos para C{\'a}lculo y Dise{\~n}o en Ingenier{\'i}a},
  author={Jara Rivera and Fernando Warleta Arias and A. Badrenas and Jaume Grau},
a b s t r a c t Introduction: In patients with moderate symptomatic or severe asymptomatic carotid stenosis, prior to an endarterectomy it is recommended to do a detailed study, in which the complet set of morphological and hemodynamic parameters are included. In this work the effect that the location and shape of the stenosis has on the distribution of wall shear stresses and their impact on clinical diagnosis in these cases is analyzed. Materials and methods: First the model of the area to… CONTINUE READING