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Strain Energy Descriptions of Biological Swelling I: Single Fluid Compartment Models

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D. K. Bogen

Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6392

J Biomech Eng 109(3), 252-256 (Aug 01, 1987) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3138677 History: Received December 16, 1985; Revised April 14, 1987; Online June 12, 2009

Abstract

Strain energy functions are derived from biphasic soft tissue models in order to describe large-deformation, large-swelling, elastic behavior of nonlinear materials. The resulting analysis leads to calculations of stress-extension relations and tissue fluid pressure. Also explored are the elastic stability of the biphasic tissue models and the manner in which tissue pressure is altered by material deformation.

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