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Computational biomechanics of the human spine in static lifting tasks

Navid Arjmand

PhD thesis (2006)

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Cite this document: Arjmand, N. (2006). Computational biomechanics of the human spine in static lifting tasks (PhD thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/7788/
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Objectives and thesis organization -- Model and In Vivo studies on human trunk load partitioning and stability in isométric forward flexions -- Biomechanics of changes in lumbar posture in static lifting -- Sensitivity of kinematics-based model predictions to optimization criteria in static lifting tasks -- Role of intra-abdominal pressure in unloading and stabilization of the human spine during static lifting tasks -- Wrapping of trunk thoracic extensor muscles influences muscle forces and spinal loads lifting tasks -- Trunk biomechanical models based on equilibrium at a single-level violate equilibrium at other levels.

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Colonne vertébrale -- Propriétés mécaniques; Biomécanique -- Modèles mathématiques

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Department: Département de génie mécanique
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2021 11:05
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 14:58
PolyPublie URL: https://publications.polymtl.ca/7788/

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