[Recent progress of research and applications of fractal and its theories in medicine].

@article{Cai2014RecentPO,
  title={[Recent progress of research and applications of fractal and its theories in medicine].},
  author={Congbo Cai and Ping Wang},
  journal={Sheng wu yi xue gong cheng xue za zhi = Journal of biomedical engineering = Shengwu yixue gongchengxue zazhi},
  year={2014},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={1155-9}
}
Fractal, a mathematics concept, is used to describe an image of self-similarity and scale invariance. Some organisms have been discovered with the fractal characteristics, such as cerebral cortex surface, retinal vessel structure, cardiovascular network, and trabecular bone, etc. It has been preliminarily confirmed that the three-dimensional structure of… CONTINUE READING