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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 9, Issue 1, Pages 27-45
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17486700701780266
Original Article

Correlation of Mechanical Factors and Gallbladder Pain

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 3JD, UK
2Department of Mathematics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QW, UK
3Academic Surgical Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK

Received 2 July 2007; Revised 18 October 2007; Accepted 31 October 2007

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