Image Based Computational Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System

Edmund Y. S. Chao 1 Introduction 285

Nozomu Inoue 2 Three-Dimensional Biomechanical Models of the Musculoskeletal System 286

John J. Elias 2.1 Model Development • 2.2 Kinematics Analysis • 2.3 Kinetic Analysis • 2.4 Joint Contact Pressure

Frank J Frassica and Ligament Tension Analysis

Johns Hopkins University 3 Bone Structure and Material Property Analysis 291

3.1 Significance of Quantitative Analysis of Anisotropy in Connective Tissue • 3.2 Use of Fast Fourier Transform of Histological and Radiological Images for Quantitative Analysis of Connective Tissue Anisotropy • 3.3 Prediction of Material Properties of Trabecular Bone Based on Image Data

4 Applications 294

4.1 Movement Rhythm of the Shoulder Complex • 4.2 Resultant Force Analysis of the Shoulder during Throwing Activities • 4.3 Ligament Tension and Joint Contact Pressure in the Wrist • 4.4 Osteoporotic Change in Trabecular Pattern of the Vertebral Body • 4.5 Bone Structure and Loading Relationship in the Proximal Tibia

5 Summary 297

References 297

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