Advances in Calcium Phosphate Biomaterials

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ISBN: 978-3-642-53979-4 (Print) 978-3-642-53980-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-17

    Introduction to Synthetic and Biologic Apatites

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    Chapter

    Pages 19-49

    Clinical Applications of Hydroxyapatite in Orthopedics

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    Pages 51-70

    Bioactive Glass: Chronology, Characterization, and Genetic Control of Tissue Regeneration

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    Chapter

    Pages 71-96

    The Essential Role of Calcium Phosphate Bioceramics in Bone Regeneration

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    Chapter

    Pages 97-169

    Self-Assembly and Nano-layering of Apatitic Calcium Phosphates in Biomaterials

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    Chapter

    Pages 171-197

    Signal Molecule-Calcium Phosphate Composites: Novel Approaches to Controlling Cellular and/or Biological Reactions and Functions

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    Chapter

    Pages 199-227

    Calcium Phosphate Cement

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    Pages 229-266

    Characterization of Calcium Phosphates Using Vibrational Spectroscopies

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    Chapter

    Pages 267-329

    A Review of Hydroxyapatite Coatings Manufactured by Thermal Spray

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    Chapter

    Pages 331-353

    Bioactive Composites Reinforced with Inorganic Glasses and Glass–Ceramics for Tissue Engineering Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 355-372

    Development of Skeletal Drug Delivery System Based on Apatite/Collagen Composite Cement

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    Chapter

    Pages 373-390

    Nanocrystalline Apatite-Based Biomaterials and Stem Cells in Orthopaedics

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    Chapter

    Pages 391-414

    Marine Structures as Templates for Biomaterials

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    Chapter

    Pages 415-433

    Calcium Phosphate Derived from Foraminifera Structures as Drug Delivery Systems and for Bone Tissue Engineering

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    Chapter

    Pages 435-483

    History of Calcium Phosphates in Regenerative Medicine

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    Chapter

    Pages 485-509

    Advances in Calcium Phosphate Nanocoatings and Nanocomposites

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    Chapter

    Pages 511-547

    Fundamental Structure and Properties of Enamel, Dentin and Cementum