Simulation and probabilistic failure prediction of grafts for aortic aneurysm

@article{Layman2010SimulationAP,
  title={Simulation and probabilistic failure prediction of grafts for aortic aneurysm},
  author={Ron Layman and Samy Missoum and Jonathan P. Vande Geest},
  journal={Engineering Computations},
  year={2010},
  volume={27},
  pages={84-105}
}
Purpose – The use of stent‐grafts to canalize aortic blood flow for patients with aortic aneurysms is subject to serious failure mechanisms such as a leak between the stent‐graft and the aorta (Type I endoleak). The purpose of this paper is to describe a novel computational approach to understand the influence of relevant variables on the occurrence of stent‐graft failure and quantify the probability of failure for aneurysm patients.Design/methodology/approach – A parameterized fluid‐structure… 

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