View Full Version : Re: Mechanical Properties of Soft Tissue

Roberts, Jack C.
05-19-2005, 12:41 AM
All - I would like the name of the latest reference that has the tensile
and shear strength of liver and heart tissue. This is only a
qualitative study and although I know it is rate dependent I am only
interested in these values at a given rate. I have "Physical Properties
of Tissue" by Duck, 1990 but wanted to know if there is a more recent



Jack C. Roberts, Ph.D.
Principal Professional Staff
The Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Laboratory
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Laurel, MD 20723-6099
Research Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering
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Baltimore, MD 21218-2686