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Session Overview
Session
TR20.6: Implants/orthotics/prosthetics/devices
Time:
Wednesday, 10/Jul/2019:
10:15am - 12:00pm

Session Chair: A. P. G. Castro
Session Chair: Sara Oliviero
Location: HS 07

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Presentations
10:15am - 10:30am

BIOMECHANICAL METHODS FOR THE RELIABILITY INVESTIGATION OF ARTIFICIAL URINARY SPHINCTERS

A. Natali1,2, C. G. Fontanella2,3, E. L. Carniel1,2

1Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, Italy; 2Centre for Mechanics of Biological Materials, University of Padova, Italy; 3Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy



10:30am - 10:45am

EXPANSION-TOOL BASED METHODOLOGY FOR INSERTION OF MYORING IN CORNEAS

J. Flecha-Lescún1, M. Á. Ariza-Gracia2, P. Büchler2, B. Calvo1,3

1Instituto de Investigacion en Ingeniería de Aragón (I3A), Spain; 2Center for Biomedical Engineering Research (ARTORG), Switzerland; 3Centro de Investigación Biomédica en red-Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nanomedicina (CIBBER-BBN), Spain



10:45am - 11:00am

EFFECTS OF DESIGN PARAMETERS ON THE STABILITY OF THE C-LOOP INTRAOCULAR LENSES BY A FULL FACTORIAL DESIGN

I. Cabeza Gil1, L. Remón3, M. Á. Ariza Gracia4, B. Calvo Calzada1,2

1Aragón Institute of Engineering Research (i3A), University of Zaragoza, Spain; 2Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red: Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nanomedicina (Ciber_BBN); 3Departamento de Física Aplicada, University of Zaragoza, Spain.; 4ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, Universität Bern, Switzerland



11:00am - 11:15am

COMPUTATIONAL OPTIMIZATION OF THE LOCKING SCREW ANGLES OF A PROXIMAL HUMERUS PLATE

D. Mischler, M. Windolf, P. Varga

AO Research Institute Davos, Switzerland



11:15am - 11:30am

VIRTUAL ASSESSMENT OF REVERSE SHOULDER IMPLANT FIXATION THROUGH STATISTICAL MODEL AND FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS

J. Pitocchi1,2, R. Wirix-Speetjens1, M. Á. Pérez2

1Materialise NV, Leuven, Belgium; 2Multiscale in Mechanical and Biological Engineering, University of Zaragoza, Spain



11:30am - 11:45am

EXPERIMENTAL AND COMPUTATIONAL TOOLS FOR THE CHARACTERIZATION OF SYNTHETIC MESHES FOR HERNIA SURGERY

S. Todros, N. de Cesare, P. G. Pavan, A. N. Natali

Department of Industrial Engineering, Centre for Mechanics of Biological Materials, University of Padova, Italy



11:45am - 12:00pm

DEVELOPMENT OF A PROTOTYPE SURGICAL INSTRUMENT TO IMPROVE THE REMOVAL OF BLADDER TUMOURS

N. C. Green1, P. Patel2, R. Bryan1, O. Hart3, J. Carr3, P. Van Wyk3, D. Shepherd1

1University of Birmingham, United Kingdom; 2University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom; 3Cambridge Mechatronics Limited