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Marrow Fat Effect on Trabecular Biomechanics in Different BV/TV Subjects—A Simulation Study

  • Yang Chen
  • Liang Li
  • James F. Griffith
  • Ping-Chung Leung
  • Heather T. MaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 64)

Abstract

Osteoporosis is a metabolism disease characteristic with a loss of bone mass and a reduction of bone strength

Notes

Acknowledgements

Research supported by High-end Talent Oversea Returnees Foundation of Shenzhen (KQC201109020052A), Basic Research Foundation (Outstanding Young Investigator Track) of Shenzhen (JC201005260124A), Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (Project No. 465111).

References

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    P. Ammann and R. Rizzoli, “Bone strength and its determinants,” Osteoporosis International, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 13–18, 2003.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Chen Yang, Ma H.T.Ting, et al., “A simulation study on marrow fat effect on biomechanics of vertebra bone”, Procedings of 37th Annual conference of EMBS, IEEE, 2015.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yang Chen
    • 1
  • Liang Li
    • 1
  • James F. Griffith
    • 2
  • Ping-Chung Leung
    • 2
  • Heather T. Ma
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Electronic & Information EngineeringHarbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate SchoolShenzhenChina
  2. 2.The Chinese University of Hong KongHong KongChina

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