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Engineering of Biomaterials

  • Venina dos Santos
  • Rosmary Nichele Brandalise
  • Michele Savaris

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 1-4
  3. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 5-15
  4. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 17-28
  5. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 29-38
  6. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 39-50
  7. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 51-60
  8. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 61-73
  9. Venina dos Santos, Rosmary Nichele Brandalise, Michele Savaris
    Pages 75-86

About this book

Introduction

This book focuses on biomaterials of different forms used for medical implants. The authors introduce the characteristics and properties of biomaterials and then dedicate special chapters to metallic, ceramic, polymeric and composite biomaterials. Case studies on sterilization methods by biomaterials are also presented. Finally, the authors describe the degradation and effects of biomaterials in living tissue.

Keywords

Metallic biomaterials Ceramic biomaterials Polymeric biomaterials Composite biomaterials Manufacturing processes Sterilization of biomaterials

Authors and affiliations

  • Venina dos Santos
    • 1
  • Rosmary Nichele Brandalise
    • 2
  • Michele Savaris
    • 3
  1. 1.UCSCaxias do SulBrazil
  2. 2.UCSCaxias do SulBrazil
  3. 3.UCSCaxias do SulBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58607-6
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-58606-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-58607-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2364-3293
  • Series Online ISSN 2364-3307
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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