By R. H. M. Goossens (auth.), Amit Gefen (eds.)
Pressure-related power wounds are an incredible overall healthiness challenge that is affecting thousands of sufferers and accumulates billions in annual charges. those wounds may perhaps happen whilst gentle tissues are robotically compressed among bony prominences and a aiding floor. This booklet offers a whole and quantitative rationalization of the mechanobiology which factors power wounds. The reports supply an total photograph on all size scales of the phenomenon, ranging from musculoskeletal biomechanics to the modeling of sentimental tissues and their interplay with bones. on the microscopic degrees, it completely experiences experiments and modeling of mobile forces and molecular procedures that happen in the course of harm and therapeutic, together with the integrity of dwelling cells subjected to sustained mechanical forces and deformations. the implications let a whole photograph of the tolerance of human tissues to sustained quite a bit, and an figuring out of the chance for onset of persistent wounds. accordingly, this booklet is additionally helpful for all execs focused on the prevention and therapy of power wounds.
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