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

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1976
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-02494-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-02492-6
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