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Analysis of Human Pressure Ulcer and Cushion Pads for Its Prevention

By Masataka Akimoto

Published: August 17th 2010

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83984

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Masataka Akimoto (August 17th 2010). Analysis of Human Pressure Ulcer and Cushion Pads for Its Prevention, Finite Element Analysis, David Moratal, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83984. Available from:

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