Aortic valve replacement

Rate-Dependent and Relaxation Properties of Porcine Aortic Heart Valve Biomaterials

Author(s): Christopher Noble, Michael Kamykowski, Amir Lerman, Melissa Young
Rate-Dependent and Relaxation Properties of Porcine Aortic Heart Valve Biomaterials 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

Objective: This work evaluates the rate-dependent and relaxation properties of native porcine heart valves, glutaraldehyde fixed porcine pericardium, and decellularized sterilized porcine pericardium. Methods: Biaxial tension testing was performed at…

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