Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing

, Volume 31, Issue 6, pp 623–627

Non-invasive measurement method for hardness in muscular tissues

Authors

  • M. Horikawa
    • Department of Bio-Medical EngineeringTokai University School of High Technology for Human Welfare
  • S. Ebihara
    • Health Administration CentreAoyama Gakuin University
  • F. Sakai
    • Department of Internal MedicineKitasato University
  • M. Akiyama
    • Fuji Bank Medical Centre
Communication

DOI: 10.1007/BF02441811

Cite this article as:
Horikawa, M., Ebihara, S., Sakai, F. et al. Med. Biol. Eng. Comput. (1993) 31: 623. doi:10.1007/BF02441811

Keywords

Laser distance sensorMuscle contractionMuscle hardnessNoninvasive measurementPressure/displacement transducer

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