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Modelling and Simulation in Engineering
Volume 2012, Article ID 419087, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/419087
Research Article

Determination of Flow Conditions in Coronary Bifurcation Lesions in the Context of the Medina Classification

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 0C3
2Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada H1T 1C8
3Quebec Heart-Lung Institute, Laval Hospital, Quebec City, QC, Canada G1V 4G5
4Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada G1V 0A6

Received 10 January 2012; Accepted 3 March 2012

Academic Editor: Guan Heng Yeoh

Copyright © 2012 Marjan Molavi Zarandi 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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