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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/338086
Description: Noninvasive assessment of baroreceptor sensitivity (BRS) facilitates clinical investigation of autonomic function. The spontaneous sequence method estimates BRS using the continuous measurement of art ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/346024
Description: The biomedical community has shown a continued interest in automated detection of Diabetic Retinopathy (DR), with new imaging techniques, evolving diagnostic criteria, and advancing computing methods. ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/338106
Description: Field stimulation of the carotid baroreceptors has been successfully used to induce a long-term reduction in blood pressure. However, baroreceptor stimulation may interfere with or compromise the bene ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/312789
Description: Intraoperative periprosthetic femoral fractures (IPPFF) occur in approximately 3-5% of all cementless total hip arthroplasty (THA) surgeries. This study aimed to identify the critical impaction load t ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/331441
Description: Currently, the modified Blalock-Taussig (mB-T) shunt is the most preferred surgery served as the first step of the staged procedures in the treatment of cyanotic congenital heart defect. A Gore-Tex co ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/341778
Description: Platelets are best known for their roles in hemostasis, but there is accumulating evidence for their importance in immunity and host defence against infection. We have shown that platelets are require ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/345988
Description: Heart Rate Variability (HRV) is extensively used to investigate general Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) function and is affected by many factors including age, gender, pathology such as diabetes and ge ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/340301
Description: Recently neurointerventional treatments using flow diverters (FDs) have been introduced and increasingly performed. However, complications (non-occluded and ruptured aneurysms after the treatment) hav ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269945
Description: The usefulness of cardiovascular models is determined by their intended function with respect to elucidating underlying hemodynamic concepts and to enable simulations that will assist in understanding ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/274287
Description: Background: This study aimed to explore and quantify the selection process to guide the decision on closure type (myocutaneous flap repair (MFR) or primary closure) for people undergoing pelvic exente ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269939
Description: Blood pressure (BP) variability is generally considered to be due to neurogenic influences on arterioles modulating peripheral resistance, as well as variations in stroke volume (SV). However, for a g ... More
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Authors: Sen, Y | Zhang, Y | Qian, Y | Morgan, M
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/224718
Description: Patient-specific haemodynamic technology has been applied in clinical applications. Computational haemodynamic simulation is performed by utilization of geometric results obtained via medical image se ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269924
Description: The aim of this work was to develop a lumped parameter model of the cardiovascular system and to couple it with a model of respiratory mechanics. In comparison to existing models, modifications and ad ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269927
Description: The modified Blalock-Taussig (mB-T) shunt is an effective palliative surgical method in the treatment of cyanotic congenital heart diseases. It increases the pulmonary blood flow through an implanted ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269933
Description: In this study, we performed computational fluid dynamic (CFD) simulations in a patient-specific three-dimensional extracardiac conduit Fontan connection. The pulmonary resistance was incorporated in t ... More
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