Handbook of Medical Textiles

Written By V Bartels
Handbook of Medical Textiles
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 August 2011
  • ISBN : 085709369X
  • Pages : 608 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Handbook of Medical Textiles written by V Bartels which was release on 19 August 2011, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: With a rising population and the increasing range of textiles for medical products, the need to understand and improve medical textiles is gaining in importance. The Handbook of medical textiles provides an overview of the different types of medical textiles currently available as well as specific information on more specialised topics and applications. In part one, the types and properties of medical textiles are discussed, with chapters covering topics including reusable textiles, textiles for implants and textiles with cosmetic effects. Part two focuses on the interaction of textiles with the skin, examining key issues such as contact sensations, allergies and mechanical irritation. Chapters in part three provide information on the latest developments in textiles for hygiene and infection control, while part four provides a range of applications and case studies, including improvements in medical occupational clothing, medical filters and superabsorbent fibres. With its expert editor and contributions from some of the world’s leading authorities, the Handbook of medical textiles is a standard reference for designers and manufacturers of medical textile products, as well as for biomaterials scientists and medical professionals. Explores the different types of medical textiles currently available as well as specific information on more specialised areas and applications Chapters cover topics such as reusable textiles, textiles for implants and interaction of textiles with the skin Is a standard reference for designers and manufacturers of medical textile products, as well as for biomaterials scientists and medical professionals

Handbook of Medical Textiles

Handbook of Medical Textiles
  • Author : V Bartels
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-08-19
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : With a rising population and the increasing range of textiles for medical products, the need to understand and improve medical textiles is gaining in importance. The Handbook of medical textiles provides an overview of the different types of medical textiles currently available as well as specific information on more specialised ...

Medical and Hygiene Textile Production

Medical and Hygiene Textile Production
  • Author : Allison Mathews,Martin Hardingham
  • Publisher : Intermediate Technology
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 48
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Part of a series which aims to present basic information about all aspects of small-scale textile manufacturers from raw materials to finished items. This book considers the production of medical and hygiene textiles on a small scale in developing countries....

Handbook of Technical Textiles

Handbook of Technical Textiles
  • Author : A. Richard Horrocks,Subhash C. Anand
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2000-10-31
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : This major handbook provides comprehensive coverage of the manufacture, processing and applications of high tech textiles for a huge range of applications including: heat and flame protection; waterproof and breathable fabrics; textiles in filtration; geotextiles; medical textiles; textiles in transport engineering and textiles for extreme environments. Handbook of technical textiles ...

Handbook of Technical Textiles

Handbook of Technical Textiles
  • Author : A R Horrocks
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2016-02-01
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : The first edition of Handbook of Technical Textiles has been an essential purchase for professionals and researchers in this area since its publication in 2000. With revised and updated coverage, including several new chapters, this revised two volume second edition reviews recent developments and new technologies across the field of technical ...

Wellington Sears Handbook of Industrial Textiles

Wellington Sears Handbook of Industrial Textiles
  • Author : Sabit Adanur
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1995-10-06
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : The Wellington Sears Handbook of Industrial Textiles has been a widely used textile industry reference for more than 50 years. Now a completely updated new edition has been published. It was prepared by a team of industrial textile specialists at Auburn University to provide both technical and management personnel with a ...

Handbook of Fire Resistant Textiles

Handbook of Fire Resistant Textiles
  • Author : F. Selcen Kilinc
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Given its importance to consumer safety, fire resistant textiles are one of the fastest growing sectors in industrial textiles. Handbook of fire resistant textiles provides a comprehensive review of the considerable advances that have occurred in the field of fire resistant textiles in recent years. It draws together scientific and ...

Advances in Technical Nonwovens

Advances in Technical Nonwovens
  • Author : George Kellie
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-05-17
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Advances in Technical Nonwovens presents the latest information on the nonwovens industry, a dynamic and fast-growing industry with recent technological innovations that are leading to the development of novel end-use applications. The book reviews key developments in technical nonwoven manufacturing, specialist materials, and applications, with Part One covering important developments ...

Fibers for Technical Textiles

Fibers for Technical Textiles
  • Author : Sheraz Ahmad,Abher Rasheed,Yasir Nawab
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-08-21
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : This book discusses the properties of fibres used in manufacturing technical textiles, highlighting the importance of material selection in terms of cost, end-user requirements and properties. It also discusses the classification of technical textiles, and describes the details of each category, such as the properties, applications, advantages and drawbacks. As ...

Advances in Smart Medical Textiles

Advances in Smart Medical Textiles
  • Author : Lieva van Langenhove
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-12-02
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Advances in Smart Medical Textiles: Treatments and Health Monitoring provides comprehensive coverage on smart textiles, the emerging and important materials that are finding applications in the fields of medicine and healthcare. The book explores the range of smart textiles available for use in medicine and the transfer of these innovative ...

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare
  • Author : Subhash C. Anand,J F Kennedy,M Miraftab,Subbiyan Rajendran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-11-30
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Medical textiles are a major growth area within the technical textiles industry and the range of applications continues to grow and increase in diversity with every new development. Recent innovations include novel chitosan-alginate fibres for advanced wound dressings, ultrasonic energy for bleaching cotton medical textiles, durable and rechargeable biocidal textiles, ...

Handbook of Natural Fibres

Handbook of Natural Fibres
  • Author : Ryszard M Kozłowski
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-09-21
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Growing awareness of environmental issues has led to increasing demand for goods produced from natural products, including natural fibres. The two-volume Handbook of natural fibres is an indispensable tool in understanding the diverse properties and applications of these important materials. Volume 2: Processing and applications focuses on key processing techniques for ...

Handbook of Footwear Design and Manufacture

Handbook of Footwear Design and Manufacture
  • Author : A Luximon
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-09-30
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Understanding footwear design and manufacture is vital for improving the functionality, aesthetics and marketability of a product. The Handbook of footwear design and manufacture provides a comprehensive review of footwear production and design and explores how these processes are used across a variety of application areas. Part one, an introductory ...

Medical Textile Materials

Medical Textile Materials
  • Author : Yimin Qin
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-21
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Medical Textile Materials provides the latest information on technical textiles and how they have found a wide range of medical applications, from wound dressings and sutures, to implants and tissue scaffolds. This book offers a systematic review of the manufacture, properties, and applications of these technical textiles. After a brief ...

Functional Textiles for Improved Performance Protection and Health

Functional Textiles for Improved Performance  Protection and Health
  • Author : N Pan,G. Sun
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-06-21
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : The textile industry is increasingly based on ongoing innovation and development of higher performance products, and the field of functional textiles is no exception. This book explores the development of textiles with a wide range of functions, with the aim of improving the performance of the product in terms of ...

Medical and Healthcare Textiles

Medical and Healthcare Textiles
  • Author : Subhash C. Anand,J F Kennedy,M Miraftab,Subbiyan Rajendran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-15
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 085709369X
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Summary : Medical textiles remain one of the most dynamic areas of research in textiles. Medical and healthcare textiles is the fourth in a series of conferences held at the University of Bolton. Like its predecessors, it has attracted papers from some of the leading international centres of expertise in the field. ...