HUMAN INJURY MECHANISMS AND IMPACT TOLERANCE

This paper is a brief review of the complex subject of human injury mechanisms and impact tolerance. Automotive accident-related injury patterns are briefly described, and the status of knowledge in the biomechanics of trauma of the head, neck, chest, abdomen, and extremities is discussed.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: pp 11-22
  • Monograph Title: Design for crash survival of automobile occupants
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00141515
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309025508
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-019 611
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Nov 17 1976 12:00AM