Extra Corporeal Shock Wave Therapy and Lithotripsy

Project Members

Computation of maximum compression in a foot

Computation of maximum compression in a foot

Randy LeVeque
Kirsten Fagnan

Project Description

Wave-propagation algorithms for elastic waves in heterogeneous media are being applied to problems in shock wave therapy and lithotripsy.

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Some other sites about ESWT and ESWL:

Collaborators:

Tom Matula, Applied Physics Laboratory
Mike Bailey, Applied Physics Laboratory
Michael Chang, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Randy Ching, Applied Biomechanics Laboratory