Polyurethanes in Biomedical Applications, Page 7

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CRC Press, Nov 25, 1997 - Medical - 288 pages
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Polyurethanes in Biomedical Applications studies the use of polyurethanes in implanted medical devices. This analysis describes the concepts of polymer science, the manufacture of polyurethanes, and the biological responses to implant polyurethanes, reflecting the developments in biomaterials science and the interdisciplinary nature of bioengineering.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Polyurethanes in Biomedical Applications
2
Linear Polyurethane Elastomer Synthesis
17
Summary
23
References
39
Summary
86
Surface Morphology
108
Introduction to Host Responses
115
References
142
Cellular Responses to Polyurethanes
158
References
171
Degradation of Polyurethanes
181
Summary
200
Summary and Future Perspectives
255
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