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Amy Saari, Christopher R. Dennison, Qingan Zhu, Timothy S. Nelson, Philip Morley, Thomas R. Oxland, Peter A. Cripton, Eyal Itshayek
Journal: Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
Article Type: Research-Article
J Biomech Eng. November 2013, 135(11): 111003.
Paper No: BIO-12-1390
Published Online: September 24, 2013
... in head-first impact is based on decades of epidemiology, mathematical models, and in vitro experimental studies. Recent mathematical modeling suggests that muscle activation and muscle forces influence injury risk and mechanics in head-first impact. It is also known that muscle forces are central...