biomechanics

Known as: biomechanic 
The study of the mechanics of a living body, especially of the forces exerted by muscles and gravity on the skeletal structure.
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Dynamic simulations of movement allow one to study neuromuscular coordination, analyze athletic performance, and estimate… (More)
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2006
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2006
Growth of turgid cells, defined as an irreversible increase in cell volume and surface area, can be regarded as a physical… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE To study the results of an ocular response analyzer (ORA) to determine the biomechanical properties of the cornea and… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE The biomechanical environment within the optic nerve head (ONH) may play a role in retinal ganglion cell loss in… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of a comprehensive neuromuscular training program on measures of performance… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE To understand and quantify intraocular pressure (IOP) measurement errors introduced by corneal variables during… (More)
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2002
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2002
The Standardization and Terminology Committee (STC) of the International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) proposes a general… (More)
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2002
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2002
We evaluated the durability of autologous chondrocyte transplantation grafts in 61 patients treated for isolated cartilage… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Zatsiorsky et al. (in Contemporary Problems in Biomechanics, pp. 272-291, CRC Press, Massachusetts, 1990a) obtained, by means of… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Mammalian skeletons experience peak locomotor stresses (force per area) that are 25 to 50% of their failure strength, indicating… (More)
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