Biomaterials have had a major impact on the practice of contemporary medicine and patient care. Growing into a major interdisciplinary effort involving chemists, biologists, engineers, and physicians, biomaterials development has enabled the creation of high-quality devices, implants, and drug carriers with greater biocompatibility and biofunctiona

chapter 4|52 pages

Chapter 4Polyphosphazenes as Biomaterials

chapter 12|34 pages

Metal–Polymer Composite Biomaterials

chapter 14|80 pages

Biocompatibility of Elastomers

chapter 16|54 pages

Electrospinning for Regenerative Medicine

chapter 21|30 pages

Lignin in Biological Systems

chapter 25|34 pages

Polymers for Artificial Joints