The mechanical properties of trabecular bone: dependence on anatomic location and function.

@article{Goldstein1987TheMP,
  title={The mechanical properties of trabecular bone: dependence on anatomic location and function.},
  author={Steven A. N. Goldstein},
  journal={Journal of biomechanics},
  year={1987},
  volume={20 11-12},
  pages={1055-61}
}
In 1961, Evans and King documented the mechanical properties of trabecular bone from multiple locations in the proximal human femur. Since this time, many investigators have cataloged the distribution of trabecular bone material properties from multiple locations within the human skeleton to include femur, tibia, humerus, radius, vertebral bodies, and iliac crest. The results of these studies have revealed tremendous variations in material properties and anisotropy. These variations have been… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 11 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
125 Citations
31 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 125 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 references

Regional ditTerences in some physical properties of human spongy bone

  • F. G. Evans, A. L. King
  • Biomechunical Studies of the MusculoSkeletal…
  • 1961
Highly Influential
2 Excerpts

The relationship ofbone strength and bone quantity in health , disease . and aging

  • S. Beaupre.G., W. C. Hayes
  • J . Geronr .
  • 1985

Characterization of microstructural anisotropy in orthotropic materials using a second rank tensor

  • P. Harrigan.T., W. Mann.R.
  • J . Muter . Sci .
  • 1984

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…