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Title: Design and manufacture of an artificial rib
Authors: Casha, Aaron
Calleja, Q.
Philip, F.
Keywords: Finite element method
Rib resection
Chest -- Examination
Artificial organs
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: University of Malta. Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Citation: Casha, A., Calleja, Q., & Philip. F. (2012). Design and manufacture of an artificial rib. Malta Medical Journal, 24(Supplement), 124.
Abstract: Rib replacement may be required during chest wall reconstruction performed after chest wall resection and malignancy. Present repair techniques can be very rigid and cumbersome and affect patients' respiration.
ISSN: 18133339
Appears in Collections:MMJ, Volume 24, Issue Supplement
MMJ, Volume 24, Supplement

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