Pores Needed for Biological Function Could Paradoxically Boost Fracture Energy in Bioceramic Bone Tissue Scaffolds

  1. Manuel Brito,
  2. Eldon Case,
  3. Waltraud M. Kriven,
  4. Jonathan Salem and
  5. Dongming Zhu
  1. Melissa J. Baumann,
  2. I.O. Smith and
  3. Eldon D. Case

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470339749.ch19

Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9

Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9

How to Cite

Baumann, M. J., Smith, I.O. and Case, E. D. (2009) Pores Needed for Biological Function Could Paradoxically Boost Fracture Energy in Bioceramic Bone Tissue Scaffolds, in Developments in Porous, Biological and Geopolymer Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 28, Issue 9 (eds M. Brito, E. Case, W. M. Kriven, J. Salem and D. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470339749.ch19

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2007

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Print ISBN: 9780470196403

Online ISBN: 9780470339749

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Keywords:

  • fracture energy;
  • bioceramic bone tissue scaffolds;
  • biological functions;
  • pores;
  • fraction porosities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials and Methods

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements