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Table 3 Flow rate and energy loss for the rigid, compliant and Gore-Tex walled models using a pulsatile flow rate with a 60:40 flow split to the LPA. Q is the flow rate

From: An in-vitro evaluation of the flow haemodynamic performance of Gore-Tex extracardiac conduits for univentricular circulation

  Rigid Compliant Gore-Tex
QSVC (L/min) 0.65 ± 0.01 0.65 ± 0.01 0.65 ± 0.01
QIVC (L/min) 1.65 ± 0.01 1.65 ± 0.01 1.65 ± 0.01
QRPA (L/min) 1.38 ± 0.01 1.38 ± 0.01 1.39 ± 0.01
QLPA (L/min) 0.88 ± 0.01 0.9 ± 0.01 0.9 ± 0.01
Energy Loss (mW) 5.91 7.71 7.09