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  • Determining the constitutive parameters of the human femoral vein in specific patients 

    Fortuny Anguera, Gerard; Herrera, Blas; Marimón, Francesc; Marcé Nogué, Jordi (International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering., 2011)
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    This study suggests a method for computing the constitutive model for veins in vivo from clinically registered ultrasound images. The vein is modelled as a hyperelastic, incompressible, thin-walled cylinder and the ...
  • Simulation and study of the geometric parameters in the inguinal area and the genesis of inguinal hernias 

    Fortuny Anguera, Gerard; López Cano, Manuel; Susín Sánchez, Antonio; Herrera, Blas (Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 2011-05)
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    We are interested in studying the genesis of a very common pathology: the human inguinal hernia. How the human inguinal hernia appears is not definitively clear, but it is accepted that it is caused by a combination of ...