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Handbook of Biomaterial Properties [electronic resource]

  • Black, Jonathan. editor. , Hastings, Garth. editor.
  • 1998
Handbook of Biomaterial Properties [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Handbook of Biomaterial Properties[electronic resource] / edited by Jonathan Black, Garth Hastings.
  • Author
    Black, Jonathan., editor., Hastings, Garth., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XXIV, 590 p. 15 illus. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    I -- A1 Cortical bone -- A2 Cancellous bone -- A3 Dentin and enamel -- B1 Cartilage -- B2 Fibrocartilage -- B3 Ligament, tendon and fascia -- B4 Skin and muscle -- B5 Brain tissues -- B6 Arteries, veins and lymphatic vessels -- B7 The intraocular lens -- C1 Blood and related fluids -- C2 The vitreous humour -- II -- 1 Metallic biomaterials -- 1a Stainless steels -- 1b CoCr-based alloys -- 1c Titanium and titanium alloys -- 1d Dental restoration materials -- 2 Composite materials -- 3 Thermoplastic polymers in biomedical applications: structures, properties and processing -- 4 Biomedical elastomers -- 5 Oxide bioceramics: inert ceramic materials in medicine and dentistry -- 6 Properties of bioactive glasses and glass-ceramics -- 7 Wear -- 8 Degradation/resorption in bioactive ceramics in orthopaedics -- 9 Corrosion of metallic implants -- 10 Carbons -- III -- 1 General concepts of biocompatibility -- 2 Soft tissue response -- 3 Hard tissue response -- 4 Immune response -- 5 Cancer -- 6 Blood-material interactions -- 7 Soft tissue response to silicones.
  • Topical Term
    Dentistry.
    Medicine.
    Ophthalmology.
    Surgical transplantation.
    Biomedical engineering.
    Materials science.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Transplant Surgery.
    Ophthalmology.
    Biomedical Engineering.
    Dentistry.
    Characterization and Evaluation of Materials.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9780412603303
  • ISBN
    9781461558019
  • Language
    English