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Generation of patient-specific cardiac vascular networks: a hybrid image-based and synthetic geometric model

Generation of Patient-Specific Cardiac Vascular Networks: a Hybrid Image-Based and Synthetic Geometric Model

Author(s): Clara Jaquet, Laurent Najman, Hugues Talbot, Leo Grady, Michiel Schaap, Buzzy Spain, Hyun Jin Kim, Irene Vignon-Clementel, Charles A. Taylor
Generation of Patient-Specific Cardiac Vascular Networks: a Hybrid Image-Based and Synthetic Geometric Model 170 177 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)

Image-based models derived from CT angiography are being used clinically to simulate blood flow in the coronary arteries of individual patients. However, image resolution limits vessel segmentation to the larger…

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