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Table 4 Flow rate and energy loss for the rigid, compliant and Gore-Tex walled models using a pulsatile flow rate with a 50:50 flow split. 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) 1.16 ± 0.01 1.15 ± 0.01 1.15 ± 0.01
QLPA (L/min) 1.14 ± 0.01 1.15 ± 0.01 1.14 ± 0.01
Energy Loss (mW) 8.18 10.31 9.54