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A semi-empirical pressure analysis for anatomy constrained by elastic support.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6490669     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A mathematical foundation is developed for the computation of pressures exerted on portions of the anatomy constrained by elastic fabric support. General formulae are derived for curvatures of an ellipsoidal model corresponding to orthogonal tension components at the point of measurement. It is found that the pressure contributions from both tension components are significant to first order in the longitudinal variation of circumference over an axial test zone, because while the transverse curvature approaches the zeroth order cylindrical approximation, its longitudinal counterpart does not.
Authors:
J R Montgomery
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of biomechanics     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0021-9290     ISO Abbreviation:  J Biomech     Publication Date:  1984  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-12-14     Completed Date:  1984-12-14     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0157375     Medline TA:  J Biomech     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  569-72     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Biomechanics
Clothing*
Elasticity
Humans
Mathematics
Models, Anatomic
Pressure

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