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Volume 2014, Article ID 417324, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/417324
Research Article

How Does Calcification Influence Plaque Vulnerability? Insights from Fatigue Analysis

1Department of Engineering Mechanics, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
2School of Biological Science & Medical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
3University Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK

Received 20 November 2013; Accepted 18 January 2014; Published 6 April 2014

Academic Editors: H.-C. Han and A. Qiao

Copyright © 2014 Baijian Wu 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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