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Scalp simulation - A novel approach to site-specific biomechanical modeling of the skin.

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Summary of "Scalp simulation - A novel approach to site-specific biomechanical modeling of the skin."

This study aimed to determine the hardness of the human scalp in vivo in order to identify an appropriate scalp simulant, from a range of commercially available silicone materials, for force impact assessment. Site-dependent variation in scalp hardness, and the applicability of contemporary skin simulants to the scalp were also considered.

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Name: Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials
ISSN: 1878-0180
Pages: 308-313

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