Biologic Responses to Polymers and Other Prosthetic Devices

  • Anthony Paul Prezyna

Abstract

Recently, the range of benefit to man and animal in alleviating bodily structural and functional defects has been greatly extended by innovative exogenous materials, chiefly polymers, select metals and ceramics.

Keywords

Total Knee Arthroplasty Heart Valve Autoimmune Phenomenon Silicone Breast Implant Artificial Heart Valve 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anthony Paul Prezyna
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  1. 1.State University of New York at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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