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Table 2 Reynolds number, flow rate and in vivo WSS by physiological condition.

From: The relationship between wall shear stress distributions and intimal thickening in the human abdominal aorta

Physiological condition Reynolds number Scale model volumetric flow rate Hagen-Poiseuille in vivo WSS at the IMA
Rest 227 2.68 mL/s 0.879 dyn/cm2
Mild Exercise 757 8.93 mL/s 2.932 dyn/cm2
  1. – Values for Hydraulic Diameter of 18.7 mm.