Advances in Materials Science and Implant Orthopedic Surgery

  • Ram Kossowsky
  • Nir Kossovsky

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 294)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. R. Pandey, J. Quinn, C. Joyner, D. W. Murray, J. T. Triffitt, N. A. Athanasou
    Pages 13-24
  3. H. Tomás, A. Ponces Freire, L. M. Abrantes
    Pages 61-71
  4. Z. Kłos, K. Ratajska-Michalczak, J. Sterna, D. Wiśniewski, B. Degórska
    Pages 73-81
  5. Nico Verdonschot, Rik Huiskes
    Pages 135-148
  6. W. M. Payten, B. Ben-Nissan, C. T. Bodur, R. L. Huckstep, D. J. Mercer, P. Lutton et al.
    Pages 149-161
  7. A. M. Cunha, R. L. Reis, F. G. Ferreira, P. L. Granja
    Pages 163-176
  8. H. Schmidt, H. E. Exner, D. M. Rück, N. Angert, U. Fink
    Pages 207-221
  9. C. Chaput, E. A. DesRosiers, M. Assad, M. Brochu, L’H. Yahia, A. Selmani et al.
    Pages 229-245
  10. B. Ben-Nissan, C. Chai
    Pages 265-273
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 291-315

About this book


Advances in Materials Science and Implant Orthopedic Surgery brings together experts from major university hospitals, materials scientists specializing in bio-materials, and development engineers working for implant manufacturers to address such issues as: mechanisms of fixation; foreign-body immune response; generation and consequences of ionic and wear debris; materials selection, design and manufacturing schemes; and surgical techniques to maximize the safety and efficacy of the devices.


Biomaterial Implantat Simulator bone cells crystal modeling polymer surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Ram Kossowsky
    • 1
  • Nir Kossovsky
    • 2
  1. 1.Emerging Technologies, Inc.PittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Pathology DepartmentUCLA Medical CenterLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-4070-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-0157-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0168-132X
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