The Effects of Electromechanical Stimulation on Myocardial Constructs

Boutin, Kyle George
2012

Cardiovascular disease causes artery walls to thicken via the buildup of atherosclerotic plaque. This plaque buildup may block coronary arteries, causing myocardial infarctions and eventually heart failure. The most effective treatment for these problems is full heart transplant, but there are simply not enough resources to carry out this procedure for every case. Cardiac tissue engin... read more

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