High-Performance Polymers and Their Potential Application as Medical and Oral Implant Materials: A Review.

@article{Wiesli2015HighPerformancePA,
  title={High-Performance Polymers and Their Potential Application as Medical and Oral Implant Materials: A Review.},
  author={Matthias Guido Wiesli and Mutlu {\"O}zcan},
  journal={Implant dentistry},
  year={2015},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={448-57}
}
PURPOSE To review the literature on high-performance polymeric (HPP) materials used as medical and oral implants and make comparisons with the commonly used titanium. MATERIAL AND METHODS Original scientific articles published in English in MEDLINE (PubMed-NCBI) and Picarta literature databases between January 01, 1995 and June 01, 2013 were included in this review. Additional information was derived from scientific reports, medical and chemical textbooks, handbooks, product information… CONTINUE READING