Polytetrafluoroethylene

Known as: PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene), PTFE, Polytef 
Homopolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. Nonflammable, tough, inert plastic tubing or sheeting; used to line vessels, insulate, protect or lubricate… (More)

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2015
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2015
OBJECTIVE Variable management practices complicate the identification of optimal strategies for infants with congenital… (More)
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2011
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2011
BACKGROUND Schizophrenia is associated with immune system dysfunction, including aberrant cytokine levels. We performed a meta… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND Diabetic extremity ulcers are associated with chronic infections. Such ulcer infections are too often followed by… (More)
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2006
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2006
Cathode catalysts and binders were examined for their effect on power densities in single chamber, air-cathode, microbial fuel… (More)
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2002
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2002
HYPOTHESIS Large hiatal hernias are prone to disruption, resulting in reherniation, when repaired with simple cruroplasty. The… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Vascular access dysfunction is the most important cause of morbidity and hospitalization in the hemodialysis… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE To investigate the local tissue reactions to meshes that had been removed from humans. DESIGN Open study SETTING… (More)
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1994
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1994
In this study, standard and prototype reinforced e-PTFE membranes were used to evaluate the pattern of bone regeneration in… (More)
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1993
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1993
Laparoscopic techniques were used in five cases to repair incisional abdominal hernias ranging in size from 1.5 to 6 cm2. Four to… (More)
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1986
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1986
Autologous saphenous vein (ASV) and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) grafts were compared in 845 infrainguinal bypass operations… (More)
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