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A Strain Rate Dependent Constitutive Model for Liver Tissue: Experiments and Modeling

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Esra Roan

University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

Kumar Vemaganti

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Paper No. SBC2008-192921, pp. 521-522; 2 pages
doi:10.1115/SBC2008-192921
From:
  • ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference
  • ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Parts A and B
  • Marco Island, Florida, USA, June 25–29, 2008
  • Conference Sponsors: Bioengineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4321-5
  • Copyright © 2008 by ASME

abstract

The mechanical characterization of liver tissue can be highly beneficial in the management of liver diseases and injuries (1). Liver is the most frequently injured abdominal organ due to injuries that are generally caused by motor vehicle accidents and falls from heights, both of which result in rapid decelerations (2). Moreover, in the US alone, more than 20,300 people die each year as a result of complications arising from chronic liver diseases and the associated fibrosis and cirrhosis.

Copyright © 2008 by ASME

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