Chapter 12. Chapter 12. Biomechanics of Fracture Healing

  1. ASBMR
  1. Elise F. Morgan1,2 and
  2. Thomas A. Einhorn2

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch12

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2009) Chapter 12. Biomechanics of Fracture Healing, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biomechanical Assessment of Fracture Healing

  • Biomechanical Stages of Fracture Healing

  • Noninvasive Assessment of Fracture Healing

  • Mechanobiology of Fracture Healing

  • Summary