Biology and Mechanics of Blood Flows: Part II: Mechanics and Medical Aspects by Marc Thiriet

Biology and Mechanics of Blood Flows: Part II: Mechanics and Medical Aspects

byMarc Thiriet

Hardcover | December 6, 2007

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This authoritative book presents the basic knowledge and state-of-the-art techniques necessary to carry out investigations of the cardiovascular system using modeling and simulation. This volume contains chapters on anatomy, physiology, continuum mechanics, as well as pathological changes in the vasculature walls including the heart and their treatments. Methods of numerical simulations are given and illustrated in particular by application to wall diseases.

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Title:Biology and Mechanics of Blood Flows: Part II: Mechanics and Medical AspectsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:479 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.27 inPublished:December 6, 2007Publisher:Springer New YorkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0387748482

ISBN - 13:9780387748481

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System.- Cardiovascular Physiology.- Images, Signals and Movements.- Rheology.- Hemodynamics.- Numerical Simulations.- Cardiovascular Diseases.- Treatments of Cardiovascular Diseases.- Conclusion. A) Anatomical, Biological, Medical Glossaries. B) Adipocyte. C) Basic Aspects in Mechanics. D) Numerical Simulations.