Shape Memory Implants by L. YahiaShape Memory Implants by L. Yahia

Shape Memory Implants

EditorL. Yahia

Paperback | September 30, 2011

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Shape memory alloy implants or "smart biomaterial" have already been used in humans for 20 years in selected countries. Restrictions in the use of biomaterials in living organisms being reduced throughout the world now the use of SMA implants continue to expand in the fields of vascular and orthopaedic surgery, minimally invasive surgery and drug delivery systems. This book is to provide a state of the art of SMA implants and devices. For the first time long-term clinical experiences and techniques of SMA biocompatibility are presented.
Title:Shape Memory ImplantsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:372 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:September 30, 2011Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3642641180

ISBN - 13:9783642641183

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Table of Contents

Basic Properties.- Orthopaedic Applications.- Orthodontic Applications.- Endovascular Applications.- Other Medical Applications.