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Table 1 Parameters related to reflection wave in the 4-element Windkessel model

From: Windkessel model of hemodynamic state supported by a pulsatile ventricular assist device in premature ventricle contraction

Symbol Values Units Meaning of parameter
CAorta 0.15 cc/mmHg Compliance of the aorta
 LAorta 0.0015 cc/s2 Impedance of the aorta composed of inertia and resistance of blood flow
 RAorta 0.08 mmHg s/cc
CPA 1.5 cc/mmHg Compliance of the peripheral arteries
RPA 1.35 mmHg s/cc Resistance of the peripheral vessels