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Computational model of neck and spine of human body to examine injuries

Mahzan @ Mohd Zin, Shahruddin and Omar, Badrul and Jafferi, Noormaziah and Mat Noor, Fazimah (2012) Computational model of neck and spine of human body to examine injuries. Other thesis, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia.

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Abstract

In many accidental collision, most of the death cases were related to upper bodies especially head, neck and spinal fracture. In Malaysia, however, there were less investigations have been done to investigate the neck and spinal characteristics. The main objective of the research is to identify the characteristics of neck and spine so that necessary actions can be made. In order to achieve this objective, a computational model of human neck and spinal is developed to stimulate the actual collision condition. Several parameters such as velocity impact and location of impact have been investigated to represent the conditions of collisions. The outcome of the research will provide neck and spinal characteristics and important data of fracture locations and damage severity.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 14 Aug 2018 01:34
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2018 01:34
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/3850
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