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Uniaxial and biaxial tensile strength of calf pericardium used in the construction of bioprostheses: biomaterial selection criteria.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10972159     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Using morphological and mechanical criteria and applying a method involving paired samples that is widely employed in epidemiology, we obtained an excellent prediction of the mechanical behavior of the calf pericardium used in the construction of cardiac bioprostheses. The method of selection employed in this study may be a highly useful tool for guaranteeing the mechanical resistance of calf pericardium, with a very low level of error.
Authors:
J M García Páez; A Carrera; A Cordón; E Jorge-Herrero; A Rocha; J Salvador; J Méndez; J L Castillo-Olivares; I Millán; N Sainz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of biomaterials applications     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0885-3282     ISO Abbreviation:  J Biomater Appl     Publication Date:  2000 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-12-13     Completed Date:  2000-12-28     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8813912     Medline TA:  J Biomater Appl     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  47-64     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Servicio de Medicina Preventiva, Clínica Puerta de Hierro, Madrid, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Biocompatible Materials / chemistry*
Biomechanics
Bioprosthesis*
Cattle
Confidence Intervals
Elasticity
Forecasting
Heart Valve Prosthesis*
Hydrostatic Pressure
Least-Squares Analysis
Materials Testing
Pericardium / physiology*
Prosthesis Design*
Prosthesis Failure
Regression Analysis
Tensile Strength
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biocompatible Materials

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