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On The Use Of Gamma Ray Images For The Determination Of Human Body Segment Mass Parameters
Author(s): Richard M. Casper; Alan M. Jacobs; Edward S. Kenney; Ira B. McMaster
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Paper Abstract

Studies of the mechanics of motion of the human body have developed to the point where accurate determination of body segment parameters is essential. However, little data has been available on body parameters such as mass, center of mass, and moment of inertia of the major body segments.

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Date Published: 1 June 1971
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 0026, Quantitative Imagery in the Biomedical Sciences I, (1 June 1971); doi: 10.1117/12.975325
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Richard M. Casper, The Pennsylvania State University (United States)
Alan M. Jacobs, The Pennsylvania State University (United States)
Edward S. Kenney, The Pennsylvania State University (United States)
Ira B. McMaster, The Pennsylvania State University (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0026:
Quantitative Imagery in the Biomedical Sciences I
Robin E. Herron, Editor(s)

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