Absorbable Implants

Known as: Implant, Absorbable, Implants, Absorbable, Absorbable Implant 
Implants constructed of materials designed to be absorbed by the body without producing an immune response. They are usually composed of plastics and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Previous research on the feasibility of using biodegradable magnesium alloys for bone implant applications mainly focused on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Drug-eluting metallic coronary stents predispose to late stent thrombosis, prevent late lumen vessel enlargement… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Corrosion is normally an undesirable phenomenon in engineering applications. In the field of biomedical applications, however… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND A fully bioabsorbable drug-eluting coronary stent that scaffolds the vessel wall when needed and then disappears once… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Dendritic cells phagocytose pathogens leading to maturation and cross-presentation on MHC class I. We found that the efficiency… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cytotoxicity can in principle be maximized if drugs with different activities can be delivered simultaneously to the same cell… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Biodegradable implants are increasingly used in the field of operative sports medicine. Today, a tremendous variety of implants… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Succinic acid, derived from fermentation of agricultural carbohydrates, has a specialty chemical market in industries producing… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
In response to problems associated with plastic waste and its effect on the environment, there has been considerable interest in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Biodegradable polylactide-glycolide copolymer implants for fracture fixation were developed and tested in rabbits. In a… (More)
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