Code: 17AMPBKM Biocompatible Materials
Lecturer: prof. Ing. Miroslav Jelínek DrSc. Weekly load: 2+1 Assessment: Z,ZK
Department: 17101 Credits: 4 Semester: S
Description:
Contemporary theoretical, experimental and clinical knowledge concerning
functions, shapes, structures and qualities of artificial replacements in human
and veterinary medicine. Structures and qualities of some selected tissues.
Artificial replacements of parts of diaphysis, replacement of flat bones, bones
of the facial skeleton, cartilages, vertebrae (incl. discs), and some vessels.
Contents:
1.-5. Contemporary theoretical, experimental and clinical knowledge concerning
functions, shapes, structures and qualities of artificial replacements in human
and veterinary medicine.
6. Structures and qualities of some selected tissues.
7.-13.Artificial replacements of parts of diaphysis, replacement of flat bones, bones
of the facial skeleton, cartilages, vertebrae (incl. discs), and some vessels.
14.Final test
Recommended literature:
[1] L. Costa, E.M. Brach del Prever
UHMWPE for Arthroplasty
Characterisation, Sterilisation and Degradation
Edizioni Minerva Medica
Torino 2000
[2] Seeram Ramakrishna, Zheng-Ming Huan, Ganesh VKumar, Andrew W Batchelor,
Joerg Mayer: An Introduction to Biocomposites
Buddy D. Ratner, Allan S.Hoffman, Frederick J.Schoen, Jack E.Lemons: An
Introduction to Materials in Medicine
Keywords:
artificial replacement