Close range photogrammetric analysis of the human spine

Chong, Albert K.-F. and Newsham-West, Richard and ter Voert, Marieke and Milburn, Peter (2009) Close range photogrammetric analysis of the human spine. In: XXII Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, 5-9 July 2009, Cape Town, South Africa .

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Close-range photogrammetry (CRP) has been used extensively in medical applications, such as craniofacial mapping and scoliosis screening to obtain three-dimensional data. Advantages of this method over stadiometers and laser scanning are(i) non-contact and non-invasive, (ii) instantaneous imaging, (iii) highly accurate, and (iv) allows for dynamic analysis of structures.
This paper presents the development and application of a field-based CRP technique for studying diurnal variation in the geometry of young adult male spines.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Poster)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: This is a poster paper. No evidence of copyright restrctions.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Surveying and Land Information
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2010 05:42
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2014 01:38
Uncontrolled Keywords: Close-range photogrammetry; spine
Fields of Research : 11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1199 Other Medical and Health Sciences > 119999 Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified
09 Engineering > 0909 Geomatic Engineering > 090905 Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 92 Health > 9202 Health and Support Services > 920203 Diagnostic Methods

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