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Bone Mechanics Handbook

2nd Edition

Edited by Stephen C. Cowin

CRC Press

980 pages

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Hardback: 9780849391170
pub: 2001-03-15
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pub: 2001-03-15
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This second edition of the Bone Mechanics Handbook summarizes the current understanding of bone mechanics with comprehensive coverage of the histology, physiology, and the cell and molecular biology of the bone. It is updated with the most recent advances on mechanical properties of the bone, most notably of cancellous bone, and the streaming poten

Table of Contents

Basic Biology. Techniques from Mechanics and Imaging. Mechanical and Architectural Properties of Bone. Flow of Fluids in Bone. Bone Adaptation, Clinically Related Issues.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
MEDICAL / Surgery / General