IMPACT INJURY CAUSED BY LINEAR ACCELERATION: MECHANISMS, PREVENTION AND COST

Among the papers contained in the proceedings are the following: Chronic Effects of B+Z Impact on the Baboon Spine (Van Sickle, DC and Kazarian, LE); Mechanisms of Head Impact Injury and Modification by Helmet Protection (Nahum, AM and Ward, C); Dynamic Fronto-Occipital Head Loading of Helmet-Protected Cadavers (Mattern, R, Schueler, F and Schmidt, G); Temporal Characteristics of Transitional Acceleration in the Prediction of Helmeted Head Injury (Newman, JA); Etude en Regime Impulsionel et "in vivo" de la Transmissibilite des Disques Intervertebraux Lombaires d'un Primate (Study of the Transmissibiliity of the Lumbar Intervertebral Discs of a Primate under Impulse Conditions and "in vivo". This paper is presented in French) (Quandieu, P, Pellieux, L, Garnier, B and Borredon, P); Injury Mechanisms in Frontal Collisions Involving Glance-Off (Reidelbach, W and Zeidler, F); Acceleration Damage to the Brain (Gennarelli, TA and Thibault, LE); The Development of Intracranial Tissue Component Failure Criteria as a Consequence of Controlled Inertial Loading (Thibault, LE and Gennarelli, TA); Influences Respectives de l'Acceleration, du Jerk et de l'Amplitude de la Flexion du Cou sur la Survenue des Lesions Cerebrales (Respective Influences of the Acceleration, Jerk and Amplitude of Cervical Flexion on the Occurrence of Cerebral Injuries. This paper is presented in French) (Tarriere, C, Walfisch, G, Fayon, A, Got, C, Guillon, F, Patel, A and Hureau, J); Head and Spine Injuries (Sances, A and Myklebust, J). (continued on TRIS 382661). (TRRL)

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  • Accession Number: 00382660
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 92-835-0317-0
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 30 1984 12:00AM