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Table 3 Carreau model coefficients [17] and hematocrit levels required for CFD calculations

From: An in vitro test bench reproducing coronary blood flow signals

Model Patient 1 Patient 2 Patient 3 Patient 4 Patient 5
μ0 (Pa s) 2.30 × 10−2 2.17 × 10−2 2.77 × 10−2 2.34 × 10−2 2.74 × 10−2
μ∞ (Pa s) 2.73 × 10−3 2.61 × 10−3 3.30 × 10−3 2.77 × 10−3 3.25 × 10−3
λ (s) 1.39 1.48 1.10 1.36 1.12
p (-) 0.39 0.40 0.35 0.39 0.36
Hematocrit (%) 38.0 36.6 42.7 38.4 42.4