Jonathan F Wenk

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Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Finite element modeling of mitral leaflet tissue using a layered shell approximation
    Jonathan F Wenk
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0503, USA
    Med Biol Eng Comput 50:1071-9. 2012
  2. pmc Biventricular finite element modeling of the Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device on a failing heart
    Jonathan F Wenk
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2022-7. 2013

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Publications2

  1. pmc Finite element modeling of mitral leaflet tissue using a layered shell approximation
    Jonathan F Wenk
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0503, USA
    Med Biol Eng Comput 50:1071-9. 2012
    ..This confirms that the layered composite approximation presented in the current study is able to capture the exponential stiffening seen in both the circumferential and radial directions of mitral leaflets...
  2. pmc Biventricular finite element modeling of the Acorn CorCap Cardiac Support Device on a failing heart
    Jonathan F Wenk
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2022-7. 2013
    ..However, the effects of the Acorn CSD on myofiber stress and ventricular function remain unknown. We tested the hypothesis that the Acorn CSD reduces end-diastolic (ED) myofiber stress...