Medical Textile Materials (Woodhead Publishing Series in by Yimin Qin

By Yimin Qin

Medical fabric Materials presents the most recent info on technical textiles and the way they've got came across quite a lot of clinical purposes, from wound dressings and sutures, to implants and tissue scaffolds. This booklet bargains a scientific evaluate of the manufacture, homes, and functions of those technical textiles.

After a short creation to the human physique, the ebook provides an outline of clinical cloth items and the approaches used to fabricate them. next chapters conceal superabsorbent textiles, useful wound dressings, bandages, sutures, implants, and different very important scientific fabric applied sciences. Biocompatibility trying out and regulatory regulate are then addressed, and the booklet finishes with a overview of analysis and improvement method for scientific fabric products.

  • Provides systematic and accomplished insurance of the manufacture, homes, and functions of scientific fabric materials
  • Covers contemporary advancements in clinical textiles, together with antimicrobial dressings, drug-releasing fabrics, and superabsorbent textiles
  • Written through a hugely a professional writer with huge event in and academia

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