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Table 6 The relationship between the blood viscosity, shear stress and yield velocity at concentration of erythrocytes 48%.

From: Arch vessel injury: geometrical considerations. Implications for the mechanism of traumatic myocardial infarction II

Blood viscosity (mNcm-2) Shear stress, τ 103 (N/m2) Yield velocity (m-1)
60 12 0.2
38 19 0.5
29 29 1
14 70 5
11 110 10
9 450 50