3. Effect of Wollastonite on the in Vitro Bioactivity and Mechanical Properties of PMMA Bone Cements

  1. Roger Narayan and
  2. Paolo Colombo
  1. Dora A. Cortés1,
  2. David Rentería1,
  3. M. Isabel Villarreal2,
  4. Sergio Escobedo2,
  5. J. M. Almanza1 and
  6. José C. Escobedo1

Published Online: 1 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470456262.ch3

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 7

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 7

How to Cite

Cortés, D. A., Rentería, D., Villarreal, M. I., Escobedo, S., Almanza, J. M. and Escobedo, J. C. (2008) Effect of Wollastonite on the in Vitro Bioactivity and Mechanical Properties of PMMA Bone Cements, in Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 7 (eds R. Narayan and P. Colombo), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470456262.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    CINVESTAV IPN-Unidad Saltillo, Carr. Saltillo-Mty, Km 13, A.P. 663 C. P. 25000 Saltillo, Coah. México

  2. 2

    Instituto Tecnológico de Saltillo, Blvd. V. Carranza 2400, A.P. 84-C, C. P. 25280, Saltillo Coach., México

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2008

Book Series:

  1. Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings

Book Series Editors:

  1. Tatsuki Ohji and
  2. Andrew Wereszczak

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470344941

Online ISBN: 9780470456262

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Keywords:

  • wollastonite;
  • bioactivity;
  • polymethyl-methacrylate;
  • simulated body fluid;
  • bone cements

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Materials and Methods

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • References