Biomaterials

A Tantalus Experience

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ISBN: 978-3-642-12531-7 (Print) 978-3-642-12532-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-17

    The Perfect Human Machine

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    Pages 19-50

    The Failing Human Machine

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    Pages 51-70

    Corrosion

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    Pages 71-97

    Intoxicated by Implants?

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    Pages 99-120

    Zirconium and Other Newcomers

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    Pages 121-136

    Long Bones

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    Pages 137-149

    Layer by Layer

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    Pages 151-163

    Metal Implants Bound to Disappear

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    Pages 165-189

    A 7,000 Year Old Story: Ceramics

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    Pages 191-217

    Dental Materials

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    Pages 219-242

    The Perfect Prosthesis?

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    Pages 243-267

    Heart Valve Substitutes

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    Pages 269-289

    Tissue Engineering: Regenerative Medicine

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    Pages 291-299

    Water

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    Pages 301-302

    Closing Dinner Speech

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 303-340