Anterior Mitral Leaflet Curvature During the Cardiac Cycle in the Normal Ovine Heart

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Kvitting J., Bothe W., GÖKTEPE S. , Rausch M., Swanson J., Kuhl E., ...More

CIRCULATION, vol.122, no.17, pp.1683-1689, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 122 Issue: 17
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1161/circulationaha.110.961243
  • Title of Journal : CIRCULATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1683-1689


Background-The dynamic changes of anterior mitral leaflet (AML) curvature are of primary importance for optimal left ventricular filling and emptying but are incompletely characterized.