Polypropylenes

Known as: Propene Polymers, Propylene Polymers, Polymers, Propylene 
Propylene or propene polymers. Thermoplastics that can be extruded into fibers, films or solid forms. They are used as a copolymer in plastics… (More)
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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND Synthetic meshes have been used with varying rates of success in a contaminated setting, although their use is not… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair has become increasingly popular as an alternative to open surgery… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ventral hernia repair often includes the use of structural prosthetic materials, such as polypropylene mesh, that can induce… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Since conventional suture repair for incisional hernia is associated with high recurrence rates, alloplastic and… (More)
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2001
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2001
Transobturator tape is an artificial tape designed for urethral suspension to treat female stress urinary incontinence. This tape… (More)
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2001
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2001
The influence of mesh material on the clinical outcome of hernia repair has often been neglected, although recent studies have… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To assess the extent of shrinkage of meshes used for hernia repair. DESIGN Experimental study in dogs. SETTING… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Earth's biota produces vast quantities of polymerized silica at ambient temperatures and pressures by mechanisms that are not… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Incisional hernia is a serious complication of abdominal surgery. We compared incisional hernia frequency following… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
One of the obstacles encountered when extracting DNA from a large number of samples is the cumbersome method of deprotein-izing… (More)
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