Provides an exhaustive treatment of materials used in or on the human body. These materials range from biopolymers for controlled release drug delivery systems to metal plates used in bone repair and absorbable devices such as sutures.
A comprehensive and authoritative set of mechanical, physical, biological response, and drug compatibility properties for the materials and coatings used in Cardiovascular and Orthopaedic medical devices.
Volume 14 of the Materials Science and Technology Series. It covers the composition, biocompatibility, and performance of a wide variety of medical and dental materials that are available or are under development.
Covers the significant developments in the broad field of Biomedical Engineering, including biomechanics, biomaterials, computational genomics and proteomics, tissue engineering, biomonitoring, health care engineering, drug delivery bioelectrical engineering, biochemical engineering, and biomedical imaging topics.
Covers significant developments in the field of Biophysics, including Macromolecular Structure, Function and Dynamics, Theoretical and Computational Biophysics, Molecular Biophysics of the Cell, Physical Systems Biology, Membrane Biophysics, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, and Emerging Techniques.