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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 618326, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/618326
Research Article

Influence of Distal Resistance and Proximal Stiffness on Hemodynamics and RV Afterload in Progression and Treatments of Pulmonary Hypertension: A Computational Study with Validation Using Animal Models

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
2Department of Bioengineering, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA

Received 29 May 2013; Revised 9 September 2013; Accepted 25 September 2013

Academic Editor: Eduardo Soudah

Copyright © 2013 Zhenbi Su 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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