Three-element windkessel model with a connecting inductor in parallel (W4P), in series (W4S), and with a low-resistance Rc, in series with a viscoelastic windkessel (IVW).
Model number: 0295
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W4P is an alternative four-element windkessel formulation, derived from the three-element windkessel by connecting an inductance L in parallel with a low-resistance term, Rc, which is given the meaning of aortic characteristic impedance. W4S is an alternative four-element windkessel formulation, derived from the three-element windkessel by connecting an inductance L in series with a low-resistance term, Rc, which is given the meaning of aortic characteristic impedance. IVW is an alternative four-element windkessel formulation, derived from the three-element windkessel by connecting an inductance L in series with a viscoelastic windkessel, where a Voigt cell (a resistance, Rd, in series with compliance, C) accounts for viscoelastic properties of vessel wall motion.
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- Burattini R, Di salvia PO: "Development of systemic arterial mechanical properties from infancy to adulthood interpreted by four-element windkessel models", J Appl Physiol 103:66-79, 2007
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