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Table 3 Mean and median values of the temporally averaged longitudinal, circumferential and radial stress for 14 locations along the aortic arch (see Fig. 4B). All data are presented as average values over all 7 wild-type mice

From: Fast self-navigated wall shear stress measurements in the murine aortic arch using radial 4D-phase contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance at 17.6 T

Region long. WSS
[N/m2]
circ. WSS
[N/m2]
rad. Stress
[N/m2]
Ascending aorta mean median mean median mean median
 1 1.44 ± 0.21 1.40 ± 0.23 0.28 ± 0.11 0.28 ± 0.11  0.35 ± 0.25  0.33 ± 0.22
 2 1.54 ± 0.15 1.54 ± 0.17 0.37 ± 0.11 0.35 ± 0.14  0.40 ± 0.22  0.35 ± 0.24
 3 1.60 ± 0.15 1.70 ± 0.22 0.45 ± 0.12 0.40 ± 0.08  0.43 ± 0.21  0.36 ± 0.24
 4 1.61 ± 0.17 1.73 ± 0.26 0.54 ± 0.10 0.52 ± 0.11 − 0.51 ± 0.20 − 0.48 ± 0.36
 5 1.65 ± 0.21 1.82 ± 0.32 0.59 ± 0.13 0.58 ± 0.19  0.50 ± 0.21  0.48 ± 0.23
 6 1.65 ± 0.15 1.83 ± 0.21 0.55 ± 0.17 0.55 ± 0.22  0.46 ± 0.12  0.39 ± 0.15
Bifurcation. area mean median mean median mean median
 7 1.67 ± 0.16 1.86 ± 0.12 0.51 ± 0.23 0.52 ± 0.18  0.46 ± 0.25  0.36 ± 0.31
 8 1.85 ± 0.17 1.87 ± 0.18 0.44 ± 0.19 0.45 ± 0.18 0.02 ± 0.14 0.02 ± 0.20
Descending aorta mean median mean median mean median
 9 1.60 ± 0.24 1.55 ± 0.26 0.15 ± 0.15 0.21 ± 0.19 −0.23 ± 0.17 0.04 ± 0.20
 10 1.36 ± 0.24 1.34 ± 0.29 0.03 ± 0.19 0.07 ± 0.21 0.33 ± 0.16 −0.03 ± 0.7
 11 1.18 ± 0.23 1.18 ± 0.26 −0.01 ± 0.20 0.02 ± 0.22 −0.06 ± 0.18 0.03 ± 0.15
 12 1.11 ± 0.18 1.13 ± 0.21 −0.03 ± 0.16 −0.03 ± 0.15 0.17 ± 0.15 0.08 ± 0.15
 13 1.05 ± 0.19 1.15 ± 0.18 −0.02 ± 0.10 −0.03 ± 0.10 0.15 ± 0.16 0.02 ± 0.23
 14 1.11 ± 0.22 1.19 ± 0.15 −0.02 ± 0.06 −0.02 ± 0.10 0.18 ± 0.10 0.12 ± 0.20