TITLE

Arterial wall mechanical characteristics after treatment in collagenase: An in vitro aneurysm model

AUTHOR(S)
Dadgar, Ladan; Marois, Yves
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Feb97, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the mechanical characteristics of canine aortas treated with buffered collagenase as a first step in developing an animal model of aortic aneurysm for the validation of stent-grafts. Implantation of endovascular stented grafts; Preparation of the arterial segments; Histomorphometric studies; Period of incubation in collagenase.
ACCESSION #
9704190030

 

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