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Keywords: cyclic flexureClose
Journal: Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
Article Type: Research Papers
J Biomech Eng. October 2009, 131(10): 101005.
Published Online: September 2, 2009
...J. Scott Van Epps; Douglas W. Chew; David A. Vorp Certain arteries (e.g., coronary, femoral, etc.) are exposed to cyclic flexure due to their tethering to surrounding tissue beds. It is believed that such stimuli result in a spatially variable biomechanical stress distribution, which has been...