Fluid Mechanics in the Human Circulation

Fluid Mechanics in the Human Circulation

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For senior, undergradute, or beginning graduate-level, introductory courses in Biofluid Mechanics.

This is the first comprehensive text at the senior-grad level to discuss the application of fluid mechanical analysis to human circulation. The authors help students understand the physiology and pathophysiology of human circulation.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 400 pages
  • 203 x 235mm
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130472077
  • 9780130472076

Table of contents

I. FLUID AND SOLID MECHANICS AND CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY.

1. Introduction to Fluid Mechanics.
2. Introduction to Solid Mechanics.
3. Cardiovascular Physiology.
II. BIOMECHANICS OF THE HUMAN CIRCULATION.

4. Blood Rheology and Blood Vessel Mechanics.
5. Hydrostatics/Steady Flow.
6. Unsteady Flow.
7. Native Heart Valves.
III. CARDIOVASCULAR IMPLANTS AND MEASUREMENTS.

8. Artificial Valves.
9. Bypass Grafts/Angioplasty/Stents.
10. Measurement Techniques.
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