The structure and biomechanics of bone.

  title={The structure and biomechanics of bone.},
  author={Jennifer Katz},
  journal={Symposia of the Society for Experimental Biology},
  • Jennifer Katz
  • Published 1980 in Symposia of the Society for Experimental Biology
An attempt has been made to present a uniform view of studies of bone which have as their raison d'etre an understanding of the 'form-function' relationship. This is the key to understanding the mechanisms controlling the growth, development and behavior of bone as a dynamic biological system in its response to the mechanical stresses imposed through both… CONTINUE READING