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Elasto-optic experimental research in the treatment of spinal failure
Author(s): Riqi Chen; Aiping Zhang
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Paper Abstract

This paper proves that the application of the photoelastic experiment to studying the mechanical principle of reduction on compression fracture of the spine, for deciding the influence of the location and amount of applied force on vertebras, ligamentum longitudinal anterius, and stress distribution, has certain directive significance in the treatment of spine injury.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 July 1993
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 1880, Lasers in Orthopedic, Dental, and Veterinary Medicine II, (21 July 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.148338
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Riqi Chen, Fuzhou Univ. (China)
Aiping Zhang, Fujian Institute of Traditional Medicine (China)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1880:
Lasers in Orthopedic, Dental, and Veterinary Medicine II
Dov Gal D.V.M.; Stephen J. O'Brien M.D.; C. T. Vangsness M.D.; Joel M. White D.D.S.; Harvey A. Wigdor D.D.S., Editor(s)

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