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Impact of tissue microstructure on a model of cardiac electromechanics based on MRI data

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Cardiac motion is a highly complex and integrated process of vital importance as it sustains the primary function of the heart, that is pumping blood. Cardiac tissue microstructure, in particular the alignment of myocytes (also referred to as fibre direction) and their lateral organisation into laminae (or sheets), has been shown by both experimental and computational research to play an important role in the determination of cardiac motion patterns. However, current models of cardiac electro...

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University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Computer Science
Oxford college:
St Catherine's College
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Carapella, V
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EP/G500029/1
Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
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Oxford University, UK
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English
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2015-05-08

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