IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Biomechanics of the Intrinsically Optimal Design of the Intervertebral Disc

2005 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

Author(s): S.C. Fan ; D.N. Ghista ; I. Sridhar ; K. Ramakrishna
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2005
Conference Location: Shanghai, China
Conference Date: 17 January 2006
Page(s): 4,408 - 4,411
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-8741-4
DOI: 10.1109/IEMBS.2005.1615443
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The spinal shock-absorbing disc needs to have the flexibility to enable the spine to bend and twist. At the same time under loading, its lateral and axial deformations have to be contained, so... View More

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