Affiliation: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
- Evaluation of the mechanical properties of human liver and kidney through aspiration experimentsAlessandro Nava
Centre of Mechanics, ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland
Technol Health Care 12:269-80. 2004..Whilst the aspiration test device is suitable for in vivo applications, under sterile conditions during open surgery, we hereby present first results obtained by testing cadaveric tissues...
- Mechanical properties of the human uterine cervix: an in vivo studyEdoardo Mazza
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
Med Image Anal 10:125-36. 2006....
- Inverse finite element characterization of the human myometrium derived from uniaxial compression experimentsStephan Weiss
Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Biomed Tech (Berl) 53:52-8. 2008..Material parameters for a viscoelastic model based on a decoupled, reduced quadratic strain-energy function were presented for the uterine samples representing a median stiffness...
- The mechanical response of human liver and its relation to histology: an in vivo studyEdoardo Mazza
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 8092, Zurich, Switzerland
Med Image Anal 11:663-72. 2007..The approach described here might eventually lead to a diagnostic procedure and complement other clinical methods, like palpation and ultrasound examination of the liver...
- In vivo characterization of the mechanics of human uterine cervicesMargit Bauer
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1101:186-202. 2007..An outlook on further clinical applications during pregnancy is presented...