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A non-contacting sensor to measure the stress wave generated magnetic field in bone: A preliminary study

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4 Author(s)
Hayes, W.T. ; Dept. of Orthopaedic Surg., SUNY Downstate Med. Center, NewYork, NY, USA ; Carter, J.N. ; Feuer, G. ; Saha, S.

Bone is piezoelectric in nature and therefore capable of transforming mechanical stress into an electric charge. These moving charged particles produce a magnetic field. A magnetic sensor may be able to detect this field and thus may provide a measure of the stress wave amplitude in the bone. Such a sensor can potentially measure the properties of bone in-vivo.

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Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC), 2012 38th Annual Northeast

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16-18 March 2012

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