Bed Sore Biomechanics

Proceedings of a seminar on Tissue Viability and Clinical Applications organised in association with the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Institute of Orthopaedics (University of London), Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, London, and held at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, in August, 1975

  • R. M. Kenedi
  • J. M. Cowden

Part of the Strathclyde Bioengineering Seminars book series (BCSDA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Opening Remarks and Welcome to Participants

  3. Pressure Sores-the Problem

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 3-3
    2. J. T. Scales
      Pages 11-17
    3. P. W. Brand
      Pages 19-23
    4. T. Gibson, J. C. Barbenel, J. H. Evans
      Pages 25-30
    5. Back Matter
      Pages 31-35
  4. Tissue Biomechanics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. George D. Winter
      Pages 47-54
    3. C. H. Daly, J. E. Chimoskey, G. A. Holloway, D. Kennedy
      Pages 69-77
    4. J. C. Barbenel, F. Gibson, F. Turnbull
      Pages 83-93
    5. William W. Chow, Robert C. Juvinall, James L. Cockrell
      Pages 95-102
    6. P. F. F. Wijn, A. J. M. Brakkee, G. J. M. Stienen, A. J. H. Vendrik
      Pages 103-108
    7. Back Matter
      Pages 119-123
  5. The ‘State of the Art’ in Prevention, Cure and Cost Effectiveness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Ferguson Anderson
      Pages 127-132
    3. P. T. Lowthian
      Pages 141-145
    4. E. A. Reid, D. W. A. Mccreadie
      Pages 147-152
    5. Ludwig Guttmann
      Pages 153-159
    6. R. F. Oliver, R. A. Grant, M. J. Hulme, A. Mudie
      Pages 169-176
    7. Back Matter
      Pages 177-179
  6. Patient Monitoring

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. P. W. Brand
      Pages 183-184
    3. S. O. Brattgard, S. Carlsöö, K. Severinsson
      Pages 185-188
    4. M. W. Ferguson-Pell, F. Bell, J. H. Evans
      Pages 189-197
    5. P. R. Ananthan, T. M. Srinivasan, N. H. Antia, D. N. Ghista
      Pages 207-209
    6. S. J. Redfern
      Pages 211-217
    7. G. I. Bardsley, F. Bell, J. C. Barbenel
      Pages 225-233
    8. Robin Black
      Pages 235-241
    9. Back Matter
      Pages 249-256
  7. Body Support Characteristics

About this book


biomechanics biomedical engineering engineering mechanics

Editors and affiliations

  • R. M. Kenedi
    • 1
  • J. M. Cowden
    • 1
  1. 1.Bioengineering Unit, Wolfson CentreUniversity of StrathclydeUK

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