Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Written By Giuseppe Perale
Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 24 August 2016
  • ISBN : 0081002661
  • Pages : 628 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Giuseppe Perale,Jöns Hilborn
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-24
  • Total pages : 628
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications: From Fundamentals to Translational Medicine provides readers with an overview of bioresorbable polymeric materials in the biomedical field. A useful resource for materials scientists in industry and academia, offering information on the fundamentals and considerations, synthesis and processing, and the clinical and R and D ...

Bioresorbable Polymers and their Biomedical Applications

Bioresorbable Polymers and their Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Declan M Devine
  • Publisher : Smithers Rapra
  • Release Date : 2017-04-10
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Bioresorbable or biodegradable polymers are commonly used in various biomedical applications. The application of bioresorbable polymers in the biomedical sector has been widely exploited by immobilising suturing thread with an analgesic or antibacterial drugs, and the development of bioresorbable vascular scaffolds, wound-healing and intravenous drug-delivery devices. Furthermore, biodegradable polymers have ...

Natural Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Natural Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Rui L. Reis,Nuno M. Neves,Joao F. Mano,Manuela E. Gomes,Alexandra P. Marques,Helena S. Azevedo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008-08-15
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Polymers from natural sources are particularly useful as biomaterials and in regenerative medicine, given their similarity to the extracellular matrix and other polymers in the human body. This important book reviews the wealth of research on both tried and promising new natural-based biomedical polymers, together with their applications as implantable ...

Bioresorbable Polymers

Bioresorbable Polymers
  • Author : Declan Devine
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Bioresorbable implants can be processed via conventional polymer processing methods such as extrusion, injection and compressing moulding, solvent spinning or casting. This book addresses issues and highlights recent advances in the use of biodegradable polymers. It is intended for researchers utilizing biodegradable polymers in areas from tissue engineering to controlled ...

Science and Principles of Biodegradable and Bioresorbable Medical Polymers

Science and Principles of Biodegradable and Bioresorbable Medical Polymers
  • Author : Xiang Cheng Zhang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-22
  • Total pages : 476
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Science and Principles of Biodegradable and Bioresorbable Medical Polymers: Materials and Properties provides a practical guide to the use of biodegradable and bioresorbable polymers for study, research, and applications within medicine. Fundamentals of the basic principles and science behind the use of biodegradable polymers in advanced research and in medical ...

Biodegradable and Biobased Polymers for Environmental and Biomedical Applications

Biodegradable and Biobased Polymers for Environmental and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Susheel Kalia,Luc Avérous
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-01-29
  • Total pages : 515
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : This volume incorporates 13 contributions from renowned experts from the relevant research fields that are related biodegradable and biobased polymers and their environmental and biomedical applications. Specifically, the book highlights: Developments in polyhydroxyalkanoates applications in agriculture, biodegradable packaging material and biomedical field like drug delivery systems, implants, tissue engineering and scaffolds ...

Durability and Reliability of Medical Polymers

Durability and Reliability of Medical Polymers
  • Author : Mike Jenkins,Artemis Stamboulis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-08-13
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Given the widespread use of polymers in medical devices, the durability and reliability of this material in use is an area of critical importance. Durability and reliability of medical polymers reviews the performance of both bioresorbable and non-bioresorbable medical polymers. Part one provides a review of the types and properties ...

Resorbable Fiber Forming Polymers for Biotextile Applications

Resorbable Fiber Forming Polymers for Biotextile Applications
  • Author : Chirag R. Gajjar,Martin W. King
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-07-05
  • Total pages : 78
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : This book summarizes the properties and applications of conventional and commercially available fiber-forming, bioresorbable polymers, as well as those currently under study, for use as biotextiles. Factors affecting the performance of these biomaterials are presented, and precautionary measures to reduce premature, hydrolytic degradation during manufacturing and processing are discussed. Because ...

Natural Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Natural Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Tatiana G. Volova,Yuri S. Vinnik,Ekaterina I. Shishatskaya,Nadejda M. Markelova,Gennady E. Zaikov
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-21
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : This new book presents the authors’ biomedical studies of natural degradable biopolymers (polyhydroxyalkanoates [PHAs]) and discusses the demand for medical-grade materials and modern trends, focusing on the present status and future potential of PHAs. The authors present and summarize their most important results and findings obtained during the last few ...

Handbook of Polymer Applications in Medicine and Medical Devices

Handbook of Polymer Applications in Medicine and Medical Devices
  • Author : Zheng Zhang,Ophir Ortiz,Ritu Goyal,Joachim Kohn
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-12-05
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : The design and development of tissue-engineered products has benefited from many years of clinical utilization of a wide range of biodegradable polymers. Newly developed biodegradable polymers and modifications of previously developed biodegradable polymers have enhanced the tools available for creating clinically important tissue-engineering applications. Insights gained from studies of cell-matrix ...

Handbook of Polymers for Pharmaceutical Technologies Biodegradable Polymers

Handbook of Polymers for Pharmaceutical Technologies  Biodegradable Polymers
  • Author : Vijay Kumar Thakur,Manju Kumari Thakur
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-09-23
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Polymers are one of the most fascinating materials of the present era finding their applications in almost every aspects of life. Polymers are either directly available in nature or are chemically synthesized and used depending upon the targeted applications.Advances in polymer science and the introduction of new polymers have ...

Biodegradable Polymers in Clinical Use and Clinical Development

Biodegradable Polymers in Clinical Use and Clinical Development
  • Author : Abraham J. Domb,Neeraj Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-05-12
  • Total pages : 752
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : This book focuses on biodegradable polymers that are already in clinical use or under clinical development. Synthetic and natural polymers will be included. This excludes polymers that have been investigated and did not reach clinical development. The purpose of this book is to provide updated status of the polymers that ...

Biomedical Applications of Synthetic Biodegradable Polymers

Biomedical Applications of Synthetic Biodegradable Polymers
  • Author : Jeffrey O. Hollinger
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1995-07-19
  • Total pages : 247
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : This is a state-of-the-art, inclusive volume exploring several families of biodegradable polymers having biomedical applications. Contributing authors are active in their disciplines and therefore provide up-to-the-minute, factual data derived from hands-on experience and cutting-edge technology. Authors were selected on the basis of their contributions in the field of biomedical materials ...

Macromolecular Symposia No 197

Macromolecular Symposia  No  197
  • Author : I. Meisel
  • Publisher : Wiley-VCH
  • Release Date : 2003-11-14
  • Total pages : 466
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : The 7th World Conference on "Biodegradable Polymers & Plastics" held in Tirrenia (Pisa)--Italy in June 2002, as a renamed continuation of the International Scientific Workshops on "Biodegradable Polymers and Plastics" started in 1989, focused on the following topics: Environmentally Degradable Polymeric Materials (EDPs) Water-soluble/Swellable Biodegradable Polymers EDPs from Renewable Resources Biopolymers ...

Materials for Biomedical Engineering Absorbable Polymers

Materials for Biomedical Engineering  Absorbable Polymers
  • Author : Alexandru Grumezescu,Valentina Grumezescu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-06-28
  • Total pages : 462
  • ISBN : 0081002661
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Summary : Materials for Biomedical Engineering: Absorbable Polymers provides a detailed and comprehensive review of recent progress in absorbable biopolymers and their impact on biomedical engineering. The book's main focus lies in their classification, processing, properties and performance, biocompatibility, and their applications in tissue engineering, drug delivery, bone repair and regenerative medicine. ...