Corrosion and Degradation of Implant Materials

    Syrett BC, Acharya A
    Published: 1979

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    Contains 22 papers ranging from degradation of ceramic and polymeric materials to corrosion of dental and orthopedic implant alloys.

    Table of Contents

    Syrett B.

    Acharya A.

    Toxicology of Degradation Products of Plastics
    Autian J.

    Wear and Degradation of Retrieved Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene and Other Polymeric Implants
    Anderson J., Gibbons D., Martin R., Nelson T.

    Delrin as a Material for Joint Prostheses—A Review
    Dumbleton J.

    Some Observations on the Role of Cellular Enzymes in the In-Vivo Degradation of Polymers
    Williams D.

    In-Vivo/In-Vitro Life Testing of Vascular Prostheses
    Botzko K., Edwards W., Larkin J., Snyder R.

    Degradation of Ceramic Materials in Physiological Media
    Brown S., Drummond J., Simon M.

    Fundamental Aspects of the Corrosion of Metallic Implants
    Kruger J.

    Corrosion Fatigue of 316L Stainless Steel, Co-Cr-Mo Alloy, and ELI Ti-6Al-4V
    Fraker A., Gilmore C., Imam M.

    Localized Corrosion Susceptibility of Work-Hardened Stainless Steels in a Physiological Saline Solution
    Cigada A., Mazza B., Mondora G., Pedeferri P., Re G., Sinigaglia D.

    Titanium Release from Implants: A Proposed Mechanism
    Korostoff E., Pollack S., Solar R.

    Corrosion-Fatigue Performance of Stainless Steel Hip Nails—Jewett Type
    Piekler H., Sloter L.

    Clinical Experience with Prosthetic Materials: Historical Perspectives, Current Problems, and Future Directions
    Laing P.

    Orthopedic Implant Retrieval and Analysis Study
    Clemow A., Edmunds J., Klawitter J., Spires W., Weinstein A.

    Crevice Corrosion of Implant Alloys—A Comparison of In-Vitro and In-Vivo Studies
    Davis E., Syrett B.

    Fracture and Corrosion in Stainless Steel Total Hip Replacement Stems
    Dobbs H., Scales J.

    Corrosion Resistance of Titanium Surgical Implant Alloys: A Review
    Solar R.

    Application of Electrochemical Techniques to Characterize the Corrosion of Dental Alloys
    Fuys R., Sarkar N., Stanford J.

    Corrosion Studies on Nickel-Based Casting Alloys
    Barraud R., Meyer J., Nally J., Susz C., Wirthner J.

    Degradation of Amalgam Restorations In Vivo
    Espevik S., Mjör I.

    Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Implant Performance and Failure
    Piehler H.


    Committee: F04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP684-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4751-5

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0313-9

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