Nanotechnology-Enhanced Orthopedic Materials Fabrications, Applications and Future Trends

by Lei (Professor, Orthopaedic Institute and the Department of Orthopaedics, the First Affiliated Hospital, Soochow Universi Yang

Part of the Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials Series

Nanotechnology-Enhanced Orthopedic Materials Fabrications, Applications and Future Trends Synopsis

Nanotechnology-Enhanced Orthopedic Materials provides the latest information on the emergence and rapid development of nanotechnology and the ways it has impacted almost every aspect of biomedical engineering. This book provides readers with a comprehensive overview of the field, focusing on the fabrication and applications of these materials, presenting updated, practical, and systematic knowledge on the synthesis, processing, and modification of nanomaterials, along with the rationale and methodology of applying such materials for orthopedic purposes. Topics covered include a wide range of orthopedic material formulations, such as ceramics, metals, polymers, biomolecules, and self-assemblies. Final sections explore applications and future trends in nanotechnology-enhanced orthopedic materials.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780857098443
Publication date: 21st July 2015
Author: Lei (Professor, Orthopaedic Institute and the Department of Orthopaedics, the First Affiliated Hospital, Soochow Universi Yang
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing Ltd an imprint of Elsevier Science & Technology
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 234 pages
Categories: Biomedical engineering, Orthopaedics & fractures, Nanotechnology, Materials science,

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Professor, Orthopaedic Institute and the Department of Orthopaedics, the First Affiliated Hospital, Soochow University, China

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