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Ulnar variance and load transfer in the forearm during maximal grip: a finite element study

Gislason, M.K. and Stansfield, B.W. and Nash, D.H. and Hems, Tim and Bransby-Zachary, Marc (2009) Ulnar variance and load transfer in the forearm during maximal grip: a finite element study. In: Combined Scientific Meeting of the British and American Societies of Surgery of the Hand, 2009-04-30 - 2009-05-02, London, UK.

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    Abstract

    The aim of the study was to simulate the effects, ulnar variance has on the load distribution to the radius and ulna during maximal gripping and compare to previously published measurements, which used load cells placed on the forearm bones to measure the load ratio.

    Item type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    ID code: 20173
    Keywords: human wrist joint, maximal grip, finite element study, finite element analysis, Mechanical engineering and machinery, Physiology, Human anatomy, Biomedical Engineering, Computational Mechanics, Anatomy, Physiology (medical)
    Subjects: Technology > Mechanical engineering and machinery
    Science > Physiology
    Science > Human anatomy
    Department: Faculty of Engineering > Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
    Faculty of Engineering > Bioengineering
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    Depositing user: Ms Katrina May
    Date Deposited: 02 Jun 2010 14:04
    Last modified: 07 Jun 2014 04:36
    URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/20173

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