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Agrawal, C. Mauli; Ong, J. L.; Appleford, Mark R.; Mani, Gopinath - Introduction to Biomaterials - 9780521116909 - V9780521116909
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Introduction to Biomaterials

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Description for Introduction to Biomaterials Hardcover. A succinct introduction to the field of biomaterials engineering, packed with practical insights. Series: Cambridge Texts in Biomedical Engineering. Num Pages: 419 pages, 238 b/w illus. 150 exercises. BIC Classification: MQW; PSB; TC; TGM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 249 x 196 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1060.
This succinct textbook gives students the perfect introduction to the world of biomaterials, linking the fundamental properties of metals, polymers, ceramics and natural biomaterials to the unique advantages and limitations surrounding their biomedical applications. Clinical concerns such as sterilization, surface modification, cell-biomaterial interactions, drug delivery systems and tissue engineering are discussed in detail, giving students practical insight into the real-world challenges associated with biomaterials engineering; key definitions, equations and concepts are concisely summarised alongside the text, allowing students to quickly and easily identify the most important information; and bringing together elements from across the book, the final chapter discusses modern ... Read more

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Cambridge Texts in Biomedical Engineering
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About Agrawal, C. Mauli; Ong, J. L.; Appleford, Mark R.; Mani, Gopinath
C. M. Agrawal is the Vice President for Research at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and the Peter Flawn Professor of Biomedical Engineering, specializing in orthopaedic and cardiovascular biomaterials and implants. He is a member of the International College of Fellows of Biomaterials Science and Engineering, a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, a ... Read more

Reviews for Introduction to Biomaterials
'This is a book that is destined to be a classic in biomaterials education. Written by leading bioengineers and scientists, it can serve not only as a textbook to support a semester-long undergraduate course, but also as an introduction to graduate-level classes. It is a well-written, comprehensive compendium of traditional and also modern knowledge on all aspects of biomaterials, and ... Read more

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