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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 608637, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/608637
Research Article

Fast Parameters Estimation in Medication Efficacy Assessment Model for Heart Failure Treatment

1Department of Biomedical Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
2Department of Intensive Care Unit, Zhejiang Hospital, Hangzhou 310013, China

Received 22 June 2012; Accepted 30 August 2012

Academic Editor: Xuesong Ye

Copyright © 2012 Yinzi Ren et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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