Special Issue "Orthopaedic Biomaterials"
A special issue of Materials (ISSN 1996-1944).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 May 2011)
Prof. Dr. I. M. Ward
Polymer IRC, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Phone: 00 44 113 343 3808
Fax: 00 44 113 343 3846
Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Webster
Divisions of Engineering and Orthopaedics, Brown University, Box D, 224 Barus and Holley, 182 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
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Article: In Vivo Corrosion of Two Novel Magnesium Alloys ZEK100 and AX30 and Their Mechanical Suitability as Biodegradable Implants
Materials 2011, 4(6), 1144-1167; doi:10.3390/ma4061144
Received: 17 May 2011 / Accepted: 15 June 2011 / Published: 21 June 2011| Download PDF Full-text (687 KB)
Article: Calcium Sulfate with Stearic Acid as an Encouraging Carrier for Reindeer Bone Protein Extract
Materials 2011, 4(7), 1321-1332; doi:10.3390/ma4071321
Received: 1 June 2011 / Accepted: 19 June 2011 / Published: 21 July 2011| Download PDF Full-text (7211 KB)
Materials 2011, 4(10), 1793-1804; doi:10.3390/ma4101793
Received: 27 July 2011 / Accepted: 16 August 2011 / Published: 11 October 2011| Download PDF Full-text (192 KB)
Review: Biodegradable Orthopedic Magnesium-Calcium (MgCa) Alloys, Processing, and Corrosion Performance
Materials 2012, 5(1), 135-155; doi:10.3390/ma5010135
Received: 7 September 2011; in revised form: 21 November 2011 / Accepted: 2 December 2011 / Published: 9 January 2012| Download PDF Full-text (1965 KB)
Last update: 12 October 2012