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  • Microstructural and Mechanical Properties of Human Ribs 

    Cormier, Joseph Michael (Virginia Tech, 2003-04-22)
    The direction of osteons in cortical bone has been shown to be well correlated with the strongest loading direction of the bone as a whole. Therefore, determining the orientation of osteons in the rib cage is an important ...
  • Microstructural and Mechanical Properties of Human Ribs 

    Cormier, Joseph Michael (Virginia Tech, 1998-09-16)
    The direction of osteons in cortical bone has been shown to be well correlated with the strongest loading direction of the bone as a whole. Therefore, determining the orientation of osteons in the rib cage is an important ...