Computational Biomechanics for Medicine: Models, Algorithms and Implementation

Computational Biomechanics for Medicine: Models, Algorithms and Implementation

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ISBN-13: 9781493953769
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2013
Pages: 211
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

Prof Wittek is an Associate Professor of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering at The University of Western Australia.

Poul Nielsen is an Associate Professor at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute.

Karol Miller is the Winthrop Professor of Applied Mechanics at the University of Western Australia:

Table of Contents

Part I: Invited Lectures.- Cutting in real-time in corrotational elasticity and perspectives on simulating cuts.- Why most of the intra-operative medical robotic devices do not use biomechanical models? Some clues to explain the bottlenecks and the needed research breakthroughs.- Part II: Computational Biomechanics of Soft Organs and Flow.- Numeric simulation of fluid structure interaction in the aortic arch.- Patient-specific computational models: Tools for improving the efficiency of Medical Compression Stockings.- Intraoperative damage monitoring of endoclamp balloon expansion using real-time finite element modeling.- 3D Algorithm for simulation of soft tissue cutting.- Simulation of congenital heart defect corrective surgeries using thin shell elements.- Efficient suturing of deformable models.- Part III: Computational Biomechanics for Image-Guided Surgery.- Objective evaluation of accuracy of intraoperative neuroimage registration.- Registration of brain tumor images using hyper-elastic regularization.- Heterogeneous biomechanical model on correcting brain deformation induced by tumor resection.- Intra-operative update of neuro-images: Comparison of performance of image warping using patient-specific biomechanical model and BSpline image registration.- Part IV: Musculoskeletal System, Muscles and Injury Biomechanics.- Trabecular bone poroelasticity for microCT-based FE models.- Using multibody dynamics to design total knee replacement implants.- Using tagged MRI to quantify the 3D deformation of a cadaver brain in response to angular acceleration.- Identification of tongue muscle fibre group contraction from MR images.- Finite element analysis of thorax responses under quasi-static and dynamic loading.

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