Table 6 : Results of PCS computation in models with elastic and viscoelastic material.

Models 1E 1F 1G
2D 3D S* 3D C* 2D 3D S 3D C 2D 3D S 3D C

Viscoelastic (kPa) 336 99 412 299 176 385 216 144 351
Elastic kPa 494 161 535 436 341 805 307 203 523
Difference % ~32 ~38 ~23 ~31 ~48 ~52 ~30 ~29 ~33

 

 

 

 

 

 

As it can be seen in the table, PCS in models with elastic material is higher than PCS in
models with Viscoelastic material. PCS at t=4.2s has been considered for this comparison.
*S for sphere-like models and C for cylinder-like models.

Mohammadi et al.Cardiovascular System  2015 3:3DOI : 10.7243/2052-4358-3-3