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2022/2023

Accident Biomechanics and Safety

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18Y2UB KZ 2 2P+0C Czech
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Department of Mechanics and Materials
Synopsis:

Anatomy of man. Methods of Medical Diagnostics - RTG, CT, MRI, US. Dynamics of traumatic events. Factors influencing the severity of an accident and the extent of a traffic accident. Injuries in road traffic. Pedestrian injuries. Injury in railway and air traffic accidents. Analysis of biomechanical events in accidents and their computational modeling. Principles of treatment and rehabilitation. Protective elements and safety measures in transport.

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non-defined

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Study Objective:

Knowledge of principles of biomechanics and computational modeling. Performing analysis of causes and consequences of traffic accidents. Limitation of road accidents or reduction of their consequences through technical and legislative measures.

Study materials:

Míhat Özkaya, Margareta Nordin: Fundamentals of Biomechanice, Springer, 1999.

Nordin M., Frankel V. H.: Basic Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System, 1989.

Knight, B.: Simpson´s forensic medicine. 10. ed. London, Arnold 1991.

Tesař J.: Soudní lékařství. Avicentrum 1985.

Merkunová A., Orel M.: Anatomie a fyziologie člověka, Grada 2008.

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