Bedsore biomechanics proceedings of a seminar on tissue viability and clinical applications ; organised in association with the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Institute of Orthopaedics (University of London), Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, London, and held at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, in August, 1975

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  • Bedsores -- Congresses.,
  • Skin -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.,
  • Bedsores -- Prevention -- Congresses.,
  • Hospital beds -- Congresses.

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Statementedited by R. M. Kenedi and J. M. Cowden, in association with J. T. Scales.
ContributionsKenedi, R. M., Cowden, J. M., Scales, John Tracey., London. University. Dept. of Biomedical Engineering., University of Strathclyde.
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LC ClassificationsRL675 .B4
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Paginationxxvi, 357 p. :
Number of Pages357
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Open LibraryOL4883839M
ISBN 100839109350
LC Control Number76013445
OCLC/WorldCa2189041

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