Biomaterials in orthopedics

Michael J. Yaszemski, Debra J. Trantolo, Kai Uwe Lewandrowski, Vasif Hasirci, David E. Altobelli, Donald L. Wise

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Written by respected experts in the field, Biomaterials in Orthopedics discusses bioabsorbable biomaterials for bone repair, nondegradable materials in orthopaedics and delivery systems. Topics in this text include biocompatibility and the biomaterial/tissue interface; self-reinforced bioabsorbable devices and guided regeneration; bone substitutes, including porous ceramics; and non-corrosive coatings for implants.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages458
ISBN (Electronic)9780824756864
ISBN (Print)9780824742942
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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