Accession Number : AD0471052


Title :   Development of Internal and External Body Biomechanical Devices


Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Jul 1964-30 Jun 1965


Corporate Author : WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER WASHINGTON DC ARMY MEDICAL BIOMECHANICAL RESEARCH LAB


Personal Author(s) : Margetis, Peter M ; Leonard, Fred


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/471052.pdf


Report Date : 28 Sep 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 41


Abstract : The research program of the U. S. Army Medical Biomechanical Research Laboratory is devoted to the development of internal and external body biomechanical devices and to special AMedS projects as assigned. Research and Technology Resumes on the following projects are submitted: (1) Externally Powered Devices, (2) Externally Powered Prostheses, (3) Optical Inserts for Protective Masks, (4) Foam in Place Splints, (5) Cosmetic prosthese, (6) External prosthetic devices, (7) Biomechanical Devices, (8) Materials for Biomechanical Applications, (9) Mechanism of the Degradation of Poly Alpha Cyanoacrylates, (10) Mechanism of Degradation of Poly (L+) Lactic Acid, and (11) Biomedical Electronics.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY MEDICINE , *PROSTHETICS , OPTICAL MATERIALS , MILITARY RESEARCH , SURGICAL SUPPLIES , PLASTIC SURGERY , EXPANDED PLASTICS , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , CYANOGEN , MEDICAL SUPPLIES


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE