Cavitation rheology as a potential method for in vivo assessment of skin biomechanics
Department of Surgery
Biomechanics; Humans; Rheology; *Skin Physiological Phenomena
Biomechanics and Biotransport | Plastic Surgery
We propose cavitation rheology as a nondestructive method of assessing cutaneous biomechanical properties. Cavitation rheology may provide accurate in vivo evaluation of biomechanical changes during cutaneous wound healing or disease evolution.
DOI of Published Version
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Feb;131(2):303e-305e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318278d79f Link to article on publisher's site
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Chin, Michael S.; Freniere, Brian B.; Fakhouri, Sami; Harris, John E.; Lalikos, Janice F.; and Crosby, Alfred J., "Cavitation rheology as a potential method for in vivo assessment of skin biomechanics" (2013). University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications. 200.