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Heart Valve Leaflet Device Component

Known as: Artificial Heart Valve Leaflet, Heart Valve Leaflet 
A mechanical heart valve where the valve mechanisms consists of two thin blades that hinge from the center and regulate the flow of blood.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
All existing constitutive models for heart valve leaflet tissues either assume a uniform transmural stress distribution or… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background— A novel concept providing prenatally tissue engineered human autologous heart valves based on routinely obtained… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Despite continued progress in the treatment of aortic valve (AV) disease, current treatments continue to be challenged to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Tissue engineered constructs must exhibit tissue-like functional properties, including mechanical behavior comparable to the… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
AbstractThe surface geometry of anatomic structures can have a direct impact upon their mechanical behavior in health and disease… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • T. Shinoka
  • Artificial organs
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 45563203
We previously reported on the successful creation of tissue-engineered valve leaflets and the implantation of these autologous… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The anisotropic property of porcine aortic valve leaflet has potentially significant effects on its mechanical behaviour and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND We have previously reported the successful creation of tissue-engineered valve leaflets and the implantation of these… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Valve replacements using either bioprosthetic or mechanical valves have the disadvantage that these structures are… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
  • N. Broom
  • Connective tissue research
  • 1978
  • Corpus ID: 1946756
Simultaneous morphological and stress-strain studies have been carried out on heart valve leaflet tissue maintained in its… Expand