A Finite Element Analysis of Intracerebral Stress Distribution with Viscoelastic Model

  • S. Hamano
  • T. Nagashima
  • N. Kojima
  • Y. Tada
  • N. Tamaki
  • S. Matsumoto
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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to characterize the biomechanical property of the brain and to analyze the intracerebral streess distribution by finite element method [3-5] in various pathological conditions

Keywords

Meningioma Hydrocephalus Biot 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Hamano
    • 1
  • T. Nagashima
    • 1
  • N. Kojima
    • 1
  • Y. Tada
    • 2
  • N. Tamaki
    • 1
  • S. Matsumoto
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryKobe University School of MedicineJapan
  2. 2.Department of System Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringKobe UniversityJapan

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