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February 6th, 2012

Blood perfusion and transcutaneous oxygen level characterizations in human skin with changes in normal and shear loads — Implications for pressure ulcer formation

Abinand Anbazhagan Manorama, Seungik Baek, Joseph Vorro, Alla Sikorskii, Tamara Reid Bush, Blood perfusion and transcutaneous oxygen level characterizations in human skin with changes in normal and shear loads — Implications for pressure ulcer formation, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 25, Issue 8, October 2010, Pages 823-828

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2010.06.003

Keywords: Shear forces; Decubitus ulcers; Microcirculation in the skin; Reactive hyperemia; Laser Doppler system