Controlled drug release from polymers.

@article{Folkman1978ControlledDR,
  title={Controlled drug release from polymers.},
  author={Judah M Folkman},
  journal={Hospital practice},
  year={1978},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={127-33}
}
Unlike conventional routes of drug administration, controlled-release systems that use implanted, inserted, or surface-applied noninflammatory polymeric vehicles can deliver a steady quantity of drug to a target area over long periods of time. This is now true for drugs of both high and low molecular weight. Some of the devices are described, and existing… CONTINUE READING