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Table 2 Wall and layer geometrical features of the three pig thoracic aortas tested in this study

From: The Role of Layer-Specific Residual Stresses in Arterial Mechanics: Analysis via a Novel Modelling Framework

Sample # \(R\) (mm) \({h}^{{\mathrm{wall}}}\) (mm) \({h}^{\mathrm{intima}}\) (mm) \({h}^{\mathrm{media}}\) (mm) \({h}^{\mathrm{adventitia}}\) (mm)
I 8.00 2.09 0.29 1.15 0.59
II 8.20 1.62 0.29 0.83 0.49
III 7.16 1.50 0.27 0.68 0.46
Mean \(\pm\) SD 7.79 \(\pm\) 0.45 1.74 \(\pm\) 0.25 0.28 \(\pm\) 0.01 0.89 \(\pm\) 0.19 0.51 \(\pm\) 0.06
  1. SD standard deviation