Stress-Strain-Time Relations for Soft Connective Tissues
The application of engineering techniques to biological and medical problems has led to an interest in the mechanical properties of body tissue. Soft connective tissue shows complex-load-extension behaviour which is time-dependent, and any attempt at a full description of the mechanical properties must include all three variables (Fung, 1972).
KeywordsHyaluronic Acid Stress Relaxation Ligamentum Flavum Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Guard Ring
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