Alessandro Nava

Summary

Affiliation: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the mechanical properties of human liver and kidney through aspiration experiments
    Alessandro Nava
    Centre of Mechanics, ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland
    Technol Health Care 12:269-80. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of the human uterine cervix: an in vivo study
    Edoardo Mazza
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Image Anal 10:125-36. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Inverse finite element characterization of the human myometrium derived from uniaxial compression experiments
    Stephan Weiss
    Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 53:52-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The mechanical response of human liver and its relation to histology: an in vivo study
    Edoardo Mazza
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 8092, Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Image Anal 11:663-72. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo characterization of the mechanics of human uterine cervices
    Margit Bauer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1101:186-202. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the mechanical properties of human liver and kidney through aspiration experiments
    Alessandro 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of the human uterine cervix: an in vivo study
    Edoardo Mazza
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Image Anal 10:125-36. 2006
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  3. doi request reprint Inverse finite element characterization of the human myometrium derived from uniaxial compression experiments
    Stephan 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint The mechanical response of human liver and its relation to histology: an in vivo study
    Edoardo 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo characterization of the mechanics of human uterine cervices
    Margit 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...