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Biomechanics

Scope: This section considers papers on all aspects of analytical and applied biomechanics at all scales of observation, that improve the diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation of patients or that advance their kinetic performance. The topics of interests range from mechanobiology and cell biomechanics to clinical biomechanics, orthopaedic biomechanics and human kinetics. Submissions on the mechanics and wear of bones and joints, artificial prostheses, body-device interaction, musculoskeletal modelling biomechanics and solid/fluid computational approaches are strongly encouraged.

  1. Muscles contain contractile and (visco-) elastic passive components. At the latest since Hill’s classic works in the 1930s, it has been known that these elastic components affect the length and rate of change ...

    Authors: Walter Herzog

    Citation: BMC Biomedical Engineering 2019 1:28

    Content type: Review

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  2. Currently there are no standard models with which to evaluate the biomechanical performance of calcified tissue adhesives, in vivo. We present, herein, a pre-clinical murine distal femoral bone model for evaluati...

    Authors: Philip Procter, Michael Pujari-Palmer, Gry Hulsart-Billström, David Wenner, Gerard Insley, Sune Larsson and Håkan Engqvist

    Citation: BMC Biomedical Engineering 2019 1:11

    Content type: Methodology article

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