Biomech-Intro+and+Statics-Lecture 6

Biomech-Intro+and+Statics-Lecture 6 - medicine/exercise...

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Introduction to Biomechanics Biomechanics encompasses a lot of areas of study Implants Blood flow Tissues Cells Proteins and macromolecules
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Introduction to Biomechanics Specifically: Orthopaedics Cardiovascular mechanics Soft tissue mechanics Cell mechanics Molecular mechanics Ergonomics Rehab/physical therapy/sports
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Unformatted text preview: medicine/exercise science – Trauma Introduction to Biomechanics • What do all of these areas have in common? – They study forces and changes in length (or stresses and strains) • Brace materials, skeletal implants, bones, membranes, blood flow, molecules, atomic bonds...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course BIOENG 125 taught by Professor Freedmen during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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