Trabecular Bone: Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board

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Ara Nazarian

Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Harvard Medical School,
Boston, MA 02115

Blaine A. Christiansen

Assistant Professor in Residence
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
University of California-Davis Medical Center,
Sacramento, CA 95817

J Biomech Eng 137(1), 010201 (Jan 01, 2015) (2 pages) Paper No: BIO-14-1562; doi: 10.1115/1.4029167 History: Received November 13, 2014; Accepted November 17, 2014; Revised November 17, 2014; Online December 10, 2014

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