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Author Fung, Y. C. (Yuan-cheng), 1919-

Title Biomechanics : mechanical properties of living tissues / Y.C. Fung
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Springer-Verlag, 1993


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 MELB  612.014 Fun/Bmp 1993  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 568 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Prefaces. 1. Introduction: A sketch of the History and Scope of the Field. 2. The Meaning of the Constitutive Equation. 3. The Flow Properties of Blood. 4. Mechanics of Erythrocytes, Leukocytes, and Other Cells. 5. Interaction of Red Blood Cells with Vessel Wall, and Wall Shear with Endothelium. 6 Bioviscoelastic Fluids. Bioviscoelastic Solids. 8. Mechanical Properties and Active Remodeling of Blood Vessels. 9. Skeletal Muscle. 10. Heart Muscle. 11. Smooth Muscles. 12. Bone and Cartilage. Indices
Analysis Tissues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Biomechanics.
Rheology (Biology)
Rheology (Biology)
LC no. 92033749
ISBN 0387979476 (New York : acid-free paper)
3540979476 (Berlin : acid-free paper)