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Development and Validation of a High Fidelity 3-D Computational Spine Model That Incorporates Spatial Material Density Variations

[+] Author Affiliations
Ricardo A. Diaz-Silva, Nesrin Sarigul-Klijn

University of California - Davis, Davis, CA

Paper No. IMECE2008-68611, pp. 175-181; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2008-68611
From:
  • ASME 2008 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 2: Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering
  • Boston, Massachusetts, USA, October 31–November 6, 2008
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4863-0 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3840-2
  • Copyright © 2008 by ASME

abstract

Anatomically accurate high fidelity computational model of human spine is developed from Computed Tomography scans of a healthy subject and validated against experimental and other computational results. Procedures developed in this work will serve useful in noninvasive evaluation of patients with back problems. The advantage of this approach is that the model can be tailored to specific individual or specimen.

Copyright © 2008 by ASME

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