The Development of Novel Model Systems and Imaging Techniques to Advance the Understanding of Calcific Aortic Valve Disease

Baugh, Lauren.
2018

Abstract: As a leading cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, calcific aortic valve disease (CAVD) is responsible for significant health and cost burden around the world. While valve replacement surgery can improve quality of life and increase life expectancy, it is not without risks and costs. However, this is currently the only method available to treat CAVD since a lack of understandi... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Biomedical Engineering.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/014769
ID: tufts:25000
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