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Title Bone mechanics handbook / edited by Stephen C. Cowin.

Published Boca Raton, Fla. ; London : CRC, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  612.75 BONE    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes Previous ed. published as: Bone mechanics. 1989.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This second edition of the Bone Mechanics Handbook summarizes the current understanding of bone mechanics with comprehensive coverage of the histology, physiology, and the cell and molecular biology of the bone. It is updated with the most recent advances on mechanical properties of the bone, most notably of cancellous bone, and the streaming potentials in the bone, which reflect the realization of the importance of fluid movement in bone tissue.
Other author Cowin, Stephen C. (Stephen Corteen), 1934-
Subject Bones -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Biomechanics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Other title Bone mechanics.
ISBN 0849391172 (alk. paper)