Bioceramics : materials and applications IV : proceedings of the Bioceramics Materials and Applications : a symposium to honor Larry Hench : held at the 105th annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society : April 27-30, 2003, in Nashville, Tennessee / edited by Veeraraghavan Sundar, Richard P. Rusin, Calire A. Rutiser.

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Book
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English
Published/​Created
Westerville, Ohio : American Ceramic Society, 2003.
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1 online resource (75 p.)

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The main sections/chapters of the book focus on the composition of nine types of bioceramics, other simple oxides and more and the medical applications of these materials in orthopaedics, dentistry and the treatment of cancerous tumors.
Notes
"Proceedings of the Bioceramics: Materials and Applications Symposium, held at the 101st Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis, Indiana, April 25-28, 1999"--T.p. verso.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-80) and index.
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English
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; HISTORY AND SCOPE OF BIOMATERIALS; HISTORY AND SCOPE OF BIOCERAMICS; PROPERTIES OF BIOMATERIALS; RELATED BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS; Collagen; Dentin; BIOCERAMICS; CLASSIFIED BY COMPOSITION; ZrO2-based Ceramics; Other Simple Oxides; Other Calcium Salts; Silicate Ceramics and Glasses; Glass Ceramics; Ceramic-Matrix Composites; BIOCERAMICS; CLASSIFIED BY APPLICATION; Other Joint Replacement; Defect and Fracture Repair; Dentistry; Traditional Porcelains; Treatment of Cancerous Tumors; Bone Tumor Treatment by Ferromagnetic Heating
  • BIOMIMETIC MATERIALSAdvanced Ceramics by Biomimetic Processes; Glossary; References; Index
ISBN
  • 0-429-07917-6
  • 1-4822-9809-0
  • 1-280-02227-2
  • 0-203-30413-6
  • 9786610022274
OCLC
  • 475891892
  • 1000444924
Doi
  • 10.1201/9781482298093
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