Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor

Written By Lennox Hoyte
Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 March 2016
  • ISBN : 0128032294
  • Pages : 468 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor written by Lennox Hoyte which was release on 01 March 2016, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor, Second Edition, is the first book to specifically focus on this key part of women’s health, combining engineering and clinical expertise. This edited collection will help readers understand the risk factors for pelvic floor dysfunction, the mechanisms of childbirth related injury, and how to design intrapartum preventative strategies, optimal repair techniques, and prostheses. The authors have combined their expertise to create a thorough, comprehensive view of female pelvic floor biomechanics in order to help different disciplines discuss, research, and drive solutions to pressing problems. The book includes a common language for the design, conduct, and reporting of research studies in female PFD, and will be of interest to biomechanical and prosthetic tissue engineers and clinicians interested in female pelvic floor dysfunction, including urologists, urogynecologists, maternal fetal medicine specialists, and physical therapists. Contains contributions from leading bioengineers and clinicians, and provides a cohesive multidisciplinary view of the field Covers causes, risk factors, and optimal treatment for pelvic floor biomechanics Combines anatomy, imaging, tissue characteristics, and computational modeling development in relation to pelvic floor biomechanics

Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor

Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor
  • Author : Lennox Hoyte,Margot Damaser
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Total pages : 468
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : Biomechanics of the Female Pelvic Floor, Second Edition, is the first book to specifically focus on this key part of women’s health, combining engineering and clinical expertise. This edited collection will help readers understand the risk factors for pelvic floor dysfunction, the mechanisms of childbirth related injury, and how ...

Biomechanical Mapping of the Female Pelvic Floor

Biomechanical Mapping of the Female Pelvic Floor
  • Author : Vladimir Egorov
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2023-03-15
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : The female pelvic floor includes the muscles, ligaments, connective tissues and nerves that support the uterus, bladder, vagina and rectum. It is a complex system which may have multiple diseased conditions related to changes in biomechanical conditions of pelvic tissues and structures. Among them are highly prevalent pelvic organ prolapse, ...

The Female Pelvic Floor

The Female Pelvic Floor
  • Author : Peter E. Papa Petros
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-04-18
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : The initial objective of this work was to reduce stress incontinence surgery from a major surgical procedure (requiring up to ten days in hospital) to a minor day-care operation. From the beginning it was clear that the two major impediments to achieving this goal were post operative pain and urinary ...

Pelvic Floor Disorders

Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Author : Raheela Rizvi
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-06-06
  • Total pages : 82
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : Pelvic floor disorders, which include urinary and fecal incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, are highly prevalent conditions in women. In the United States alone, this affects almost 25% of women. These disorders often affect women's daily life activities, their sexual function, their ability to exercise, and their social and psychological life. ...

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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 14
  • Author : James D. Westwood
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 600
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : "Machine intelligence will eclipse human intelligence within the next few decades - extrapolating from Moores Law - and our world will enjoy limitless computational power and ubiquitous data networks. Todays iPod devices portend an era when biology and information technology will fuse to create a human experience radically different from ...

Women s Health and Biomechanics

Women s Health and Biomechanics
  • Author : Sofia Brandão,Thuane Da Roza,Isabel Ramos,Teresa Mascarenhas
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-01-09
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : This book focuses on particular mental and physical aspects of women’s health, presenting topics concerning the pelvis and pelvic floor dysfunction and the breast during a woman’s life, such as rehabilitation for pelvic and breast disorders, and the benefits of biomechanical analysis in treating these conditions. With each ...

Walters Karram Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery E Book

Walters   Karram Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery   E Book
  • Author : Matthew D. Barber,Mark D. Walters,Mickey M. Karram,Catherine Bradley
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-10-22
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : Uniquely designed to reflect the physician’s decision-making process, Walters & Karram Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery presents definitive, state-of-the-art guidance on every aspect of female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. This practical, atlas-style resource covers everything from basic concepts through to clinical and urodynamic evaluation, management, and treatment, equipping you ...

Female Urinary Incontinence

Female Urinary Incontinence
  • Author : Anne P. Cameron
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022
  • Total pages : 530
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : This book provides a comprehensive review of the etiology, anatomy, diagnosis, treatments, and future directions of care for female incontinence. It includes a historical review of past treatments many women have undergone and resultant altered anatomy. This book discusses conservative treatments such as patient and provider handouts on behavioral modification ...

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BioMedWomen
  • Author : Renato Natal Jorge,Teresa Mascarenhas,José Alberto Duarte,Isabel Ramos,Maria Emília Costa,Maria Helena Figueiral,Olívia Pinho,Sofia Brandão,Thuane Da Roza,João Manuel R.S. Tavares
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-03
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : BioMedWomen 2015 - Clinical and BioEngineering for Women ́s Health contains all author contributions presented at BioMedWomen 2015 (Porto, Portugal, 20–23 June 2015). International contributions from countries worldwide provided comprehensive coverage of the current state-of-the-art on different topics: • Aging • Physical Activity and Sports • Physiotherapy • Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery • Urogynecology • Imaging • Biomechanics • Nutrition • Health Psychology • ...

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Technology and Medical Sciences
  • Author : R.M. Natal Jorge,Joao Manuel RS Tavares,Marcos Pinotti Barbosa,Alan Peter Slade
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-11
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : The use of more robust, affordable, and efficient techniques and technologies in the application of medicine is presently a subject of huge interest and demand. Technology and Medical Sciences solidifies knowledge in the fields of technology and medical sciences and to define their key stakeholders. The book is designed for ...

Practical Pelvic Floor Ultrasonography

Practical Pelvic Floor Ultrasonography
  • Author : S. Abbas Shobeiri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-26
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : This new edition provides the most up to date, state-of-the art review of current literature which provides an introduction to pelvic floor imaging, as well as a resource to be used during initial and more advanced practice. The book features new chapters on Vaginal mesh imaging, ultrasound of implanted material, ...

Computational Biomechanics for Medicine

Computational Biomechanics for Medicine
  • Author : Martyn P. Nash,Poul M.F. Nielsen,Adam Wittek,Karol Miller,Grand R. Joldes
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-08-13
  • Total pages : 149
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : This book contains contributions from computational biomechanics specialists who present and exchange opinions on the opportunities for applying their techniques to computer-integrated medicine, including computer-aided surgery and diagnostic systems. Computational Biomechanics for Medicine collects peer-reviewed chapters from the annual Computational Biomechanics for Medicine Workshop, in conjunction with the Medical Image ...

Obstetric and Gynecologic Care in Physical Therapy

Obstetric and Gynecologic Care in Physical Therapy
  • Author : Rebecca Gourley Stephenson,Linda J. O'Connor
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : The second edition of Obstetric and Gynecologic Care in Physical Therapy has been thoroughly updated to cover recent changes in the field of physical therapy as it pertains to the treatment of women. Chapters cover topics on women....

Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 18

Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 18
  • Author : James D. Westwood
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 769
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : Since the debut of the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR) conference in 1992, MMVR has served as a forum for researchers harnessing IT advances for the benefit of patient diagnosis and care, medical education and procedural training. At MMVR, virtual reality becomes a theatre for medicine, where multiple senses are engaged ...

Computational and Experimental Biomedical Sciences Methods and Applications

Computational and Experimental Biomedical Sciences  Methods and Applications
  • Author : João Manuel R. S. Tavares,R.M. Natal Jorge
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-03-16
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 0128032294
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Summary : This book contains the full papers presented at ICCEBS 2013 – the 1st International Conference on Computational and Experimental Biomedical Sciences, which was organized in Azores, in October 2013. The included papers present and discuss new trends in those fields, using several methods and techniques, including active shape models, constitutive models, isogeometric elements, ...