Micromechanical modeling of elastic properties of cortical bone accounting for anisotropy of dense tissue

The paper analyzes the connection between microstructure of the osteonal cortical bone and its overall elastic properties. The existing models either neglect anisotropy of the dense tissue or simplify cortical bone microstructure (accounting for Haversian canals only). These simplifications (related...

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Published in:Journal of biomechanics : affiliated with the American Society of Biomechanics, the European Society of Biomechanics, the International Society of Biomechanics, the Japanese Society for Clinical Biomechanics and Related Research and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Biomechanics, Vol. 47, No. 13 (2014), p. 3279-3287
Main Author: Salguero, Laura (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Saadat, Fatemeh ; Sevostianov, Igor
Format: electronic Article
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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