Medical Applications of Titanium: The Material and Biological Issues

Medical Applications of Titanium: The Material and Biological Issues



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803120105
Publisher: American Society for Testing & Materials
Publication date: 05/28/1996
Series: Special Technical Publications , #1272
Pages: 700
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Titanium Alloys as Implant Materials.....3
Manufacturing Processes for Semi-Finished Titanium Biomedical Alloys.....17
Taguchi Experiment on the Mechanical Properties of Sintered Titanium 6-4.....30
New Titanium Alloys to be Considered for Medical Implants.....45
Characterization of Ti-15Mo Beta Titanium Alloy for Orthopaedic Implant Applications.....60
Microstructure and Properties of a New Beta Titanium Alloy, Ti-12Mo-6Zr-2Fe, Developed for Surgical Implants.....76
Optimization of Properties of Ti-15Mo-2.8Nb-3A1-0.2Si and Ti-15Mo-2.8Nb-0.2Si-0.260 Beta Titanium Alloys for Application in Prosthetic Implants.....88
Mechanical and Tribological Properties and Biocompatibility of Diffusion Hardened Ti-13Nb-13Zr - A New Titanium Alloy for Surgical Implants.....96
Methods of Detecting and Predicting Microfractures in Titanium.....117
Evaluation of the Corrosion Fatigue Behavior of Porous Coated Ti-6Al-4V.....136
A Novel Porous Coating Geometry to Improve the Fatigue Strength of Ti-6Al-4V Implant Alloy.....150
Chemical and Electrochemical Aspects of the Biocompatibility of Titanium and Its Alloys.....163
Passive Dissolution of Titanium in Biological Environments.....179
Corrosion Behavior of Dental Casting Alloys Coupled with Titanium.....188
Titanium Oxide Film Fracture and Repassivation: The Effect of Potential, pH, and Aeration.....199
Transitional Behavior in Ti-6Al-4V Fretting Corrosion.....219
Effects of Material Combination, Surface Treatment, and Environment of Fretting Corrosion of Ti-6Al-4V.....231
Mechanical and Corrosion Properties of Nitrogen Diffusion Hardened Ti-6Al-4V Alloy.....240
Characterizing the Fretting Fatigue Behavior of Ti-6Al-4V in Modular Joints.....252
Wear of Titanium 6-4 Alloy in Laboratory Tests and in Retrieved Human Joint Replacements.....266
The In Vitro Response to Particulate Titanium Alloy.....297
Response of Titanium Surfaces to Simulated Biological Environments.....306
In Vitro Osteoblast Responses to cpTi and Ti-6Al-4V Alloy.....319
Induction of Bone Resorbing Agents by Titanium Particulates: Responses of Macrophages, Fibroblasts and Osteoblasts In Vitro.....333
Determination of In Vivo Titanium Release from a Non-Articulating Commercially Pure Titanium Implant.....346
Distribution of Titanium and Vanadium Salts and Corrosion Products in Cells, Fluids, and Organs in vivo and In Cell Culture in vitro.....357
Clinical Studies on Titanium and Stainless Steel Plates (LC-DCP). A Comparative Evaluation.....371
Wear and Osteolysis in Relation to Prostheses Design and Materials.....388
A 3-Year Prospective Study of Serum Titanium Levels in Patients with Primary Total Hip Replacements.....400
Retrieval Analysis of Ti-6Al-4V Miller-Galante Total Knee Replacements.....409
Author Index.....417
Subject Index.....419

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