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Effects of brain ventricular shape on periventricular biomechanics: a finite-element analysis.

Peña, A and Bolton, MD and Whitehouse, H and Pickard, JD (1999) Effects of brain ventricular shape on periventricular biomechanics: a finite-element analysis. Neurosurgery, 45. pp. 107-116. ISSN 0148-396X

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Abstract

A computer simulation based on the finite-element method was used to study the biomechanics of acute obstructive hydrocephalus and, in particular, to define why periventricular edema is most prominent in the anterior and posterior horns.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Biomechanical Phenomena Brain Edema Cerebral Ventricles Computer Simulation Ependyma Finite Element Analysis Humans Hydrocephalus Intracranial Pressure
Subjects: UNSPECIFIED
Divisions: Div D > Geotechnical and Environmental
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2014 11:50
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2014 01:10
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