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3D Finite Element Technology and Its use in Craniofacial Injuries

HP Raghuveer, NT Prashanth, Vinod Rangan, ES Shobha, Suresh Nagesh, Dilip Kumar Rayapati

Citation Information : Raghuveer H, Prashanth N, Rangan V, Shobha E, Nagesh S, Rayapati DK. 3D Finite Element Technology and Its use in Craniofacial Injuries. World J Dent 2014; 5 (4):223-228.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10015-1294

Published Online: 01-12-2014

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Shobha ES, Raghuveer HP, Nagesh S, Rayapati DK, Prashanth NT, Rangan V. 3D Finite Element Technology and Its use in Craniofacial Injuries. World J Dent 2014;5(4):223-228.


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