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The Physical Measurement of Bone (Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering)

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical physics,
  • Physiology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Measurement,
  • Bone and Bones,
  • Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Orthopedics,
  • Medical Procedure,
  • Science / Physics,
  • Bone,
  • Life Sciences - Biophysics,
  • Biomechanics,
  • Densitometry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsC.M. Langton (Editor), C.F. Njeh (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9790556M
    ISBN 100750308389
    ISBN 109780750308380


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Chapter 2 on biological safety Format: Hardcover. The Physical Measurement of Bone provides a detailed description of all the major methods of bone analysis, including brief comments on clinical evaluation.

The physics of each method are introduced as well as a summary of practical procedures. The Physical Measurement of Bone - CRC Press Book Bone is a complex biological material that consists of both an inorganic and organic phase, which undergoes continuous dynamic biological processes within the body.

The book is short on history but strong on physical measurement of bone The book has 18 chapters in 4 sections with a total of 22 authors. Chapter 1 is on anatomy, physiology, and diseases of bone (with a heavy emphasis on osteoporosis).

The Physical Measurement of Bone. Series: Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical EngineeringCited by: Get this from a library. The physical measurement of bone. [C M Langton; Christopher F Njeh;] -- "This book will be essential reading for scientists, medical physicists and engineers involved with bone related diseases, who need to know more about the various physical measurement techniques.

The Physical Measurement of Bone. Bristol and Philadelphia: Institute of Physics Publishing; ISBNxxvi+ pages. US$ (Hard-back). This book is intended for biologists, medical physicists, biomechanical engineers and clinicians who are involved in bone studies.

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Some of it also derives from my nostalgia for the Golden Age of Paleontological Publications, where measurements were published for virtually every bone in the skeleton (at least in some cases).

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CHAPTER 4 MECHANICS OF THE MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM TISSUE LOADS 69 RESPONSE OF TISSUES TO FORCES 69 Stress 70 Strain 70 Stiffness and Mechanical Strength 71 Viscoelasticity 72 BIOMECHANICS OF THE PASSIVE MUSCLE–TENDON UNIT (MTU) 75 BIOMECHANICS OF BONE 76 BIOMECHANICS OF LIGAMENTS 77 THREE MECHANICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF.

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