Determination of contact position of fractured bones and the applied force in external fixator applications


Sancaktar I., Tuna B., ULUTAŞ M.

ENGINEERING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL-JESTECH, vol.21, no.5, pp.1011-1017, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jestch.2018.06.016
  • Title of Journal : ENGINEERING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL-JESTECH
  • Page Numbers: pp.1011-1017

Abstract

In this article, we propose a new method for the estimation of the force, which is applied by two fractured parts of the bone on each other at the time of contact, while they are brought closer to each other, and the distance between these two bones.