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Table 1 Comparison of peak wall stress, location of peak wall stress and FEA computational time for the AAA(SIMP), AAA(MOD) and the AAA(COMP) models.

From: A comparison of modelling techniques for computing wall stress in abdominal aortic aneurysms

  Peak Wall Stress(MPa) Location of Peak Stress CPU Time(min)
AAA ( SIMP ) L 0.8833 Centre of anterior region 1
AAA ( SIMP ) NL 0.5814 Left lateral region 9
AAA ( MOD ) L 2.282 Inflection point on inner surface of anterior region 4
AAA ( MOD ) NL 1.034 Inflection point on inner surface of anterior region 19
AAA ( COMP ) L 0.8036 Inflection point on inner surface of anterior region 8
AAA ( COMP ) NL 0.4291 Inflection point on inner surface of anterior region 82