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Bioceramics and their Clinical Applications

Bioceramics and their Clinical Applications Book
Author : T Kokubo
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2008-03-25
ISBN : 1845694228
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bioceramics have been used very successfully within the human body for many years. They are commonly used in orthopaedic surgery and dentistry but they are potentially suitable for a wide range of important applications within the medical device industry. This important book reviews the range of bioceramics, their properties and range of clinical uses. Chapters in the first section of the book discusses issues of significance to a range of bioceramics such as their structure, mechanical properties and biological interactions. The second part reviews the fabrication, microstructure and properties of specific bioceramics and glasses, concentrating on the most promising materials. These include alumina and zirconia ceramics, bioactive glasses and bioactive glass-ceramics, calcium sulphate, tricalcium phosphate-based ceramics, hydroxyapatite, tricalcium phosphate/hydroxyapatite biphasic ceramics, si-substrated hydroxyapatite, calcium phosphate cement, calcium phosphate coating, titania-based materials, ceramic-polymer composites, dental ceramics and dental glass-ceramics. The final group of chapters reviews the clinical applications of bioceramics in joint replacement, bone grafts, tissue engineering and dentistry. Bioceramics and their clinical applications is written by leading academics from around the world and it provides an authoritative review of this highly active area of research. This book is a useful resource for biomaterials scientists and engineers, as well as for clinicians and the academic community. Provides an authoritative review of this highly active area of research Discusses issues of significance of a range of bioceramics such as their structure, mechanical properties and biological interactions Reviews the clinical applications of bioceramics in joint replacement, bone grafts, tissue engineering and dentistry

Bioceramics and Their Clinical Applications

Bioceramics and Their Clinical Applications Book
Author : Kunio Ishikawa,Ahmed El-Ghannam,Tadashi Kokubo
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
Release : 2021-01-15
ISBN : 9780081030011
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bioceramics and their Clinical Applications, Second Edition provides an update on our understanding of bioceramics, the wider range of ceramics available, and their more sophisticated processing technologies. This book is ideal for new entrants to the field who need to get up-to-speed on key scientific topics in this area and the wide range of ceramics that are available for key applications. This book will also serve as a key reference for experienced researchers on this topic because of its comprehensive approach to the topic. Reviews the most relevant bioceramics for bone regeneration, tooth and joint replacements, tissue engineering, cell therapy and disease treatment Includes new discussion on immune response and biological behavior of ceramics Reviews the latest processing technologies, such as 3D printing, sol-gel, powder metallurgy and coatings

An Introduction to Bioceramics

An Introduction to Bioceramics Book
Author : Larry L Hench
Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Company
Release : 2013-05-06
ISBN : 1908977175
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This is the second edition of the classic book An Introduction to Bioceramics which provides a comprehensive overview of all types of ceramic and glass materials that are used in medicine and dentistry. The enormous growth of the field of bioceramics is due to the recognition by the medical and dental community of the importance of bioactive materials to stimulate repair and regeneration of tissues. This edition includes 21 new chapters that document the science and especially the clinical applications of the new generation of bioceramics in the field of tissue regeneration and repair. Important socioeconomic factors influencing the economics and availability of new medical treatments are covered with updates on regulatory procedures for new biomaterials, methods for technology transfer and ethical issues. The book contains 42 chapters that offer the only comprehensive treatment of the science, technology and clinical applications of all types of bioceramic materials used in medicine and dentistry. Each chapter is written by leaders in their specialized fields and is a thorough review of the subject matter, unlike many conference proceedings. All chapters have been edited to reflect the same writing style, making the book an easy read. The completeness of treatment of all types of bioceramics and their clinical applications makes the book unique in the field and invaluable to all readers.

Clinical Applications of Bone Allografts and Substitutes

Clinical Applications of Bone Allografts and Substitutes Book
Author : Glyn O Phillips
Publisher : World Scientific
Release : 2005-07-21
ISBN : 9814480312
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Although bone allografts were first utilized by McEwen in orthopaedic surgery in 1881, progress since then has been sporadic. With the growth of tissue banks and the greater availability of safe and sterile bone grafts, the pace has now quickened; in 2004, more than one million such grafts were used in the USA alone. However, the practice generally remained a “cottage industry” well into the latter part of the 20th century. This volume provides an international expert evaluaton of the current use of bone, bone substitutes and related allografts, and describes up-to-date practices and clinical results in particular procedures. It will provide a ready reference for readers wishing to carry out an initial survey of the subject. Contents:The IAEA Code of Practice for the Radiation Sterilisation of Tissue Allografts for Validation and Routine ControlPreserved Bone Allografts in Reconstructive OrthopaedicsClinical Strategy of Application of Deep Frozen Radiation Sterilized Bone AllograftsClinical Results and Organisational Aspects of Autogenous and Allogenous Bone Grafting in the Treatment of 226 Patients with Primary Osseous NeoplasmsNew Approaches to Comparative Evaluation of Allogenic and Autologous Bone Transplants Procured in Various WaysThe Use of Freeze-Dried Mineralized and Demineralised BonePreserved Allogenic Rib Cartilage in Reconstructive SurgeryBone Substitutes and Related Materials in Clinical Orthopaedics Readership: Orthopaedic surgeons who use tissue allografts in bones and related reconstructions. Keywords:Bone;Allografts;Orthopaedics;Virus;Contamination;Radiation;Sterilisation;SubstitutesKey Features:Provides an authoritative account of the best methods to use radiation for the sterilisation of tissue allograftsIllustrates to orthopaedic surgeons the various methods by which bone grafts can be used for bone repair and replacementDescribes the various types of bone grafts availableProvides an understanding of the comparative use of bone grafts and bone substitutes

Bio Ceramics with Clinical Applications

Bio Ceramics with Clinical Applications Book
Author : Maria Vallet-Regi
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2014-06-12
ISBN : 1118406729
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This publication offers a unique approach that links the materials science of bioceramics to clinical needs and applications. Providing a structured account of this highly active area of research, the book reviews the clinical applications in bone tissue engineering, bone regeneration, joint replacement, drug-delivery systems and biomimetism, this book is an ideal resource for materials scientists and engineers, as well as for clinicians. From the contents: Part I Introduction 1. Bioceramics 2. Biomimetics Part II Materials 3. Calcium Phosphate Bioceramics 4. Silica-based Ceramics: Glasses 5. Silica-based Ceramics: Mesoporous Silica 6. Alumina, Zirconia, and Other Non-oxide Inert Bioceramics 7. Carbon-based Materials in Biomedicine Part III Material Shaping 8. Cements 9. Bioceramic Coatings for Medical Implants 10. Scaffold Designing Part IV Research on Future Ceramics 11. Bone Biology and Regeneration 12. Ceramics for Drug Delivery 13. Ceramics for Gene Transfection 14. Ceramic Nanoparticles for Cancer Treatment

Bioceramic Materials in Clinical Endodontics

Bioceramic Materials in Clinical Endodontics Book
Author : Saulius Drukteinis,Josette Camilleri
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-10-28
ISBN : 3030581705
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

This book focuses on hydraulic calcium silicate-based materials available in clinical dentistry, used as pulp capping materials, root canal sealers, root-end fillers, or root repair materials and which offer improved properties and easier clinical application compared with the original mineral trioxide aggregate. The book introduces the current classification of bioceramic materials and explains their characterization and their physicochemical and biological properties. Thereafter, the various clinical applications of these materials are discussed in depth with reference to the evidence base. The coverage includes applications in endodontic treatments and complications, traumatic dental injuries, management of the vital pulp in both dentitions, and regenerative endodontic procedures. Apart from presenting the latest research on hydraulic calcium silicate-based materials, Bioceramic Materials in Clinical Endodontics promotes an essential balance between basic laboratory and clinical research. It will thus be an important reference for materials science specialists, clinical researchers, and clinicians.

Bioceramics 19

Bioceramics 19 Book
Author : Xing Dong Zhang,Xu Dong Li,Hong Song Fan,Xuan Yong Liu
Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
Release : 2007-02-15
ISBN : 3038131229
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

This latest volume in the Bioceramics series is a collection of selected papers submitted to the 19th International Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine, held in Chengdu, China, from the 10 to 13th October, 2006. Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). Among the many topics covered by the papers are: bio-active and bio-inert ceramics, composites, coatings, bioactive cements, porous materials, dental materials, orthopaedic implants, antibacterial materials, protein absorption, cell-material interactions in vitro, tissue response and clinical applications. In particular, tissue engineering, drug delivery, nanotechnology and surface modification were covered by an appreciable number of papers; thus reflecting the rapid progress made in these cutting-edge research topics and the latest directions taken by developments in biomaterials and their clinical applications .

Clinical Applications of Biomaterials

Clinical Applications of Biomaterials Book
Author : Gurbinder Kaur
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2017-06-07
ISBN : 331956059X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book examines the most novel and state-of-the-art applications of biomaterials, with chapters that exemplify approaches with targeted drug delivery, diabetes, neurodegenerative diseases and cranioplasty implants. Expert contributors analyze biomaterials such as calcium phosphate, sol-gel and quenched glasses, metallic and polymer implants, bioactive glass, and polymer composites while also covering important areas such as the soft tissue replacement, apatites, bone regeneration and cell encapsulation. This book is appropriate for biomedical engineers, materials scientists, and clinicians who are seeking to implement the most advanced approaches and technologies with their patients.

Advances in Ceramic Biomaterials

Advances in Ceramic Biomaterials Book
Author : Paola Palmero,Francis Cambier,Eamonn De Barra
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
Release : 2017-08-01
ISBN : 9780081008812
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bioceramics are an important class of biomaterial. Due to their desirable attributes such as biocompatibility and osseointegration, as well as their similarity in structure to bone and teeth, ceramic biomaterials have been successfully used in hard tissue applications. In this book a team of materials research scientists, engineers and clinicians bridge the gap between materials science and clinical commercialization providing integrated coverage of bioceramics, their applications and challenges. Medical-grade ceramic biomaterials are introduced in the context of hard tissue applications, followed by a review of the evolution and commercial perspectives of bioceramics for dental bone and joint replacement applications. Specific consideration is given to the regulatory and commercial issues of ceramic biomaterials. The main challenges and future development of ceramic biomaterials and engineering technologies are also explored. With a strong focus on the dialogue between surgeons, industrials, engineers, material scientists and biologists, as well as lessons learned from the last 20 years of clinical use, this book is a valuable resource for researchers and engineers working towards long-lasting, reliable, customized biomedical ceramic and composites devices. Edited by a team of experts with expertise in industry and academia Compiles the most relevant aspects on regulatory issues, standards and engineering of bioceramic medical devices inspired by commercial and clinical needs Introduces bioceramics, their evolution and applications in hard tissue engineering and medical devices

Shape Memory Alloys for Biomedical Applications

Shape Memory Alloys for Biomedical Applications Book
Author : T Yoneyama,S Miyazaki
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2008-11-21
ISBN : 1845695240
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Shape memory alloys are suitable for a wide range of biomedical applications, such as dentistry, bone repair and cardiovascular stents. Shape memory alloys for biomedical applications provides a comprehensive review of the use of shape memory alloys in these and other areas of medicine. Part one discusses fundamental issues with chapters on such topics as mechanical properties, fabrication of materials, the shape memory effect, superelasticity, surface modification and biocompatibility. Part two covers applications of shape memory alloys in areas such as stents and orthodontic devices as well as other applications in the medical and dental fields. With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Shape memory alloys for biomedical applications is an essential reference for materials scientists and engineers working in the medical devices industry and in academia. A comprehensive review of shape memory metals and devices for medical applications Discusses materials, mechanical properties, surface modification and biocompatibility Chapters review medical and dental devices using shape memory metals, including stents and orthodontic devices

Degradation Rate of Bioresorbable Materials

Degradation Rate of Bioresorbable Materials Book
Author : F J Buchanan
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2008-09-26
ISBN : 1845695038
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bioresorbable materials are extensively used for a wide range of biomedical applications from drug delivery to fracture fixation, and may remain in the body for weeks, months or even years. Accurately predicting and evaluating the degradation rate of these materials is critical to their performance and the controlled release of bioactive agents. Degradation rate of bioresorbable materials provides a comprehensive review of the most important techniques in safely predicting and evaluating the degradation rate of polymer, ceramic and composite based biomaterials. Part one provides an introductory review of bioresorbable materials and the biological environment of the body. Chapters in Part two address degradation mechanisms of commonly used materials such as polymers and ceramics. This is followed by chapters on bioresorption test methods and modelling techniques in Part three. Part four discusses factors influencing bioresorbability such as sterilisation, porosity and host response. The final section reviews current clinical applications of bioresorbable materials. With its distinguished editor and multidisciplinary team of international contributors, Degradation rate of bioresorbable materials: prediction and evaluation provides a unique and valuable reference for biomaterials scientists, engineers and students as well as the medical community. Comprehensively reviews the most pertinent techniques in safely predicting and evaluating the degradation rate of bioresorbable materials Addresses degradation mechanisms of commonly used materials Discusses factors influencing bioresorbability such as sterilisation and host response

Dental Biomaterials

Dental Biomaterials Book
Author : R V Curtis,T F Watson
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2014-01-23
ISBN : 1845694244
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Dental Biomaterials: Imaging, Testing and Modelling reviews the materials used in this important area, their performance and how such performance can be measured and optimised. Chapters review optical and electron microscopy imaging techniques for dental biomaterial interfaces. Specific materials such as dental cements, fibre-reinforced composites, metals and alloys are discussed. There is an analysis of stresses, fracture, wear and ageing in dental biomaterials as well as an evaluation of the performance of dental adhesives and resin-dentin bonds. Chapters also review ways of assessing the performance of dental handpieces, crowns, implants and prosthesies. The book also reviews the use of computer models in such areas as bond strength and shape optimisation of dental restorations. With its distinguished editors and team of experienced contributors DDental Biomaterials: Imaging, Testing and Modelling researchers, materials scientists, engineers and dental practitioners with an essential guide to the use and performance of dental biomaterials. An essential guide to the use and performance of dental biomaterials Reviews optical and electron microscopy imaging techniques for dental biomaterial interfaces Analyses stresses, fracture, wear and ageing in dental biomaterials and evaluates the performance of dental adhesives and resin-dentin bonds

Bioactive Glasses

Bioactive Glasses Book
Author : Heimo Ylänen
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Release : 2017-09-15
ISBN : 0081009372
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bioactive Glasses: Materials, Properties and Applications, Second Edition provides revised, expanded and updated content on the current status of this unique material, including its properties, technologies and applications. The book is suitable for those active in the biomaterials and bioengineering field, and includes eight new chapters that cover material types, computational modeling, coatings and applications. Chapters deal with the materials and mechanical properties of bioactive glass and the applications of bioactive glasses, covering their uses in wound healing, maxillofacial surgery and bone tissue engineering, among other topics. With its distinguished editor and expert team of international contributors, the book is an invaluable reference for researchers and scientists in the field of biomaterials, both in academia and industry. Provides a detailed review of bioactive glasses, their properties, technologies and applications Comprehensively covers the materials and mechanical properties of bioactive glass and their further applications, including wound healing, maxillofacial surgery and bone tissue engineering Suitable for those active in the biomaterials and bioengineering field

Joint Replacement Technology

Joint Replacement Technology Book
Author : P.A. Revell
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2008-07-09
ISBN : 1845694805
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Joint replacement has been one of the major successes of modern medicine. Its continued success depends on effective collaboration between clinicians and researchers across many different areas in science and medicine. This important book brings together the wide range of research in this area and its implications for clinical practice. The book sets the scene with introductory chapters on joint biomechanics and tribology, materials for joint replacement and their interactions with the body, and regulatory issues. Part two reviews the use of metals and ceramics as joint replacement materials, joint design, bone cements and cementless fixation techniques, failure mechanisms and ways of predicting the lifetime of replacement joints. The third part of the book summarises research on how prosthetic joints interact with the body, including biological causes of joint failure, sterilisation techniques and the use of drug delivery systems to enhance joint replacement. The final group of chapters reviews key issues in replacing particular joints including the hip, knee, ankle, shoulder and elbow as well as developments in intervertebral disc and tempero-mandibular joint replacement technology. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Joint replacement technology is a standard reference for the engineering and materials scientific communities, as well as surgeons seeking the best treatment for their patients. Reviews joint biomechanics and tribology Considers the use of metals and ceramics as joint replacement materials, joint design and bone cements Summarises research on prosthetic interaction with the body

Degradation of Implant Materials

Degradation of Implant Materials Book
Author : Noam Eliaz
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2012-08-21
ISBN : 1461439426
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book reviews the current understanding of the mechanical, chemical and biological processes that are responsible for the degradation of a variety of implant materials. All 18 chapters will be written by internationally renowned experts to address both fundamental and practical aspects of research into the field. Different failure mechanisms such as corrosion, fatigue, and wear will be reviewed, together with experimental techniques for monitoring them, either in vitro or in vivo. Procedures for implant retrieval and analysis will be presented. A variety of biomaterials (stainless steels, titanium and its alloys, nitinol, magnesium alloys, polyethylene, biodegradable polymers, silicone gel, hydrogels, calcium phosphates) and medical devices (orthopedic and dental implants, stents, heart valves, breast implants) will be analyzed in detail. The book will serve as a broad reference source for graduate students and researchers studying biomedicine, corrosion, surface science, and electrochemistry.

Eco Friendly Nano Hybrid Materials for Advanced Engineering Applications

Eco Friendly Nano Hybrid Materials for Advanced Engineering Applications Book
Author : S. Ananda Kumar
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2017-03-27
ISBN : 1771882956
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This new book focuses on eco-friendly nanohybrid. It clearly summarizes the fundamentals and established techniques of synthesis and processing of eco-friendly nanohybrid materials to provide a systematic and coherent picture of synthesis and the processing of nanomaterials. The research on nanotechnology is evolving and expanding very rapidly. Nanotechnology represents an emerging technology that has the potential to have an impact on an incredibly wide number of industries, such as the medical, environmental, and pharmaceutical industries. There is a growing need to develop environmentally friendly processes for corrosion control that do not employ toxic chemicals. This book helps to fill this need. This volume is a comprehensive compilation of several trending research topics, such as fouling, energy-storing devices, water treatment, corrosion, biomaterials, and high performance materials. The topics are approached in an encompassing manner, covering the basics and the recent trends in this area, clearly defining the problems and suggesting potential solutions. Topics in the book include: Synthesis of complex polymer intermediates Synthesis of nanoparticles and nanofibers Binding interaction between nano- and micromaterials Fabrication of polymer nanocomposites Making of functionally terminated nanohybrid coatings Development of corrosion resistant coatings Antifouling coatings Bioceramic materials Materials for therapeutic and aesthetic applications Eco-Friendly Nano-Hybrid Materials for Advanced Engineering Applications will benefit a wide variety of those in this field, including: Shipping and coating industries encountering fouling problems Innovators in the field of energy storage and electrical equipment Developers of efficient water treatment systems Biomedical industries looking for novel bio-compatible materials Industries seeking high performance epoxy-based materials needed for specific applications

Orthopaedic Bone Cements

Orthopaedic Bone Cements Book
Author : S Deb
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2008-10-16
ISBN : 1845695178
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Bone cements are widely used in orthopaedic applications to anchor implants to existing bone, reconstruct bone and deliver bioactive agents to the body. With an increasing number of bone cements available, it is vital that the correct material is selected for specific clinical procedures. Orthopaedic bone cements reviews the most recent research in this field. Part one discusses the current uses of orthopaedic bone cements with chapters on such topics as hip replacements, verteboplasty and wear particles and osteolysis. Part two reviews materials and types of cement such as acrylic, polymethylmethacrylate and calcium phosphate cements. Chapters in Part three address the mechanical properties of bone cements such as fracture toughness and dynamic creep. The final section examines methods to enhance the properties of bone cements with coverage of themes such as antibiotic loaded bone cements and bioactive cements. With its eminent editor and multidisciplinary team of international contributors, Orthopaedic bone cements is an invaluable reference for materials scientists, medical researchers and all those involved in the development of bone cements for orthopaedic applications and joint replacement. Provides a review of recent research focussing on improving the mechanical and biological performance of bone cements Discusses the current applications of bone cements particularly in hip replacement, verteboplasty and wear particles Reviews types of materials and acrylic, polymethlymethacrylate and calcium phosphate as types of cements

Bioceramics 15

Bioceramics 15 Book
Author : Besim Ben-Nissan,Doron Sher,William Walsh
Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
Release : 2003-05-15
ISBN : 3035704104
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). Since their inception Bioceramics meetings have provided a treasure house of information for both scientists and clinicians in the medical field. The clinical applications are numerous, in particular in the areas of orthopaedics, maxillofacial, plastic and ocular surgery, percutaneous devices, tissue engineering and sensors. This volume in addition to research papers contributed also presents selected overviews and discussions on recent bioceramics research and trends.

Alumina Ceramics

Alumina Ceramics Book
Author : Andrew J. Ruys
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Release : 2018-10-20
ISBN : 0081024436
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Alumina Ceramics: Biomedical and Clinical Applications examines the extraordinary material, Alumina, and its use in biomedicine and industry. Sections discuss the fundamentals of Alumina Ceramics, look at the various industrial applications, and examine a variety of medical applications. Readers will find this to be an invaluable and unique resource for researchers, clinical professionals, engineers, and advanced level students. Alumina ceramics are a leading biomaterial used for specialist medical applications, such as bionic implants and tissue engineering, and the only biomaterial commercially viable for use as bearings for orthopedic hip replacements. As such, this book is a timely resource on the topics discussed. Provides a unique and thorough review of Alumina ceramics Written by one of the world’s leading experts in bioceramics and advanced industrial ceramics, especially alumina Targeted to researchers in the materials, clinical and dental fields Enables the non-expert with an overview of the underlying alumina technology, major challenges, major successes and future directions

Calcium Orthophosphate Based Bioceramics and Biocomposites

Calcium Orthophosphate Based Bioceramics and Biocomposites Book
Author : Sergey V. Dorozhkin
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2016-06-27
ISBN : 3527337881
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Reflecting the advances made in recent years, this is a comprehensive overview of calcium orthophosphates for bioceramics and biocomposites with a special focus on the detailed description of all those available, including their biological and geological occurrence, preparation, chemical composition, structure-property relationships and applications. In particular, the book discusses the suitability of these orthophosphates for biomedical applications and their use as bone grafts in surgery and medicine. The result is a useful reference for researchers with an academic, medical or commercial background.