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Review Problems
Review Problems 6.1. Name four heart valves and describe their location. 6.2. Describe the composition of a heart valve. Of what materials are they constructed? Do they contain living cells? 6.3. What driving forces cause the opening and closing of heart valves? 6.4. In the Özyurda study (2005), the mean pressure gradient across the mitral valve when it was open was 4.0 mmHg for a 31-mm-diameter mitral valve with an effective orifice area of 2.6 cm2. Estimate the average flow…
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Lee Waite, Ph.D., P.E.; Jerry Fine, Ph.D.: Applied Biofluid Mechanics, Second Edition. Review Problems, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2017), AccessEngineering Export