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Keywords: mitral valve leafletsClose
Journal: Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
Article Type: Technical Papers
J Biomech Eng. February 2007, 129(1): 78–87.
Published Online: June 24, 2006
... viscoelastic properties collagen D-period mitral valve leaflets small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) The mitral valve (MV) maintains unidirectional blood flow from left atrium to left ventricle ( 1 ). The MV consists of the anterior and posterior leaflets that experience large anisotropic strains...