Yongyuan Guo et al.
International journal of molecular medicine, 31(3), 689-697 (2013-01-23)
Titanium (Ti) alloys of the β-type are highly attractive metallic materials for biomedical applications due to their low elastic modulus, high corrosion resistance and notable biocompatibility. A new β-type Ti35Nb2Ta3Zr alloy with a low Young's modulus of approximately 48 GPa was previously...
Frédéric Clarençon et al.
Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 18(6), 606-610 (2013-04-23)
Presurgical devascularization of hypervascular spinal metastases has been shown to be effective in preventing major blood loss during open surgery. Most often, embolization can be performed using polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) microparticles. However, in some cases, the close relationship between the...
Biomimetic oxygen activation by MoS2/Ta3N5 nanocomposites for selective aerobic oxidation.
Qingsheng Gao et al.
Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English), 51(47), 11740-11744 (2012-10-17)
Shi-Hua Yu et al.
Water environment research : a research publication of the Water Environment Federation, 84(12), 2115-2122 (2013-01-25)
Tantalum hydroxide exhibits the ability for the removal of phosphate from aqueous solution. The kinetic study, adsorption isotherm, thermodynamic study, desorption, and foreign anions effect were examined in batch experiments. The kinetic process was very well described by a pseudo-second-order...
Stuart A Callary et al.
Clinical orthopaedics and related research, 471(7), 2238-2244 (2013-01-22)
One cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) liner is manufactured using a lower dose of radiation, 5 Mrad, which may result in less cross-linking. The reported in vivo wear rate of this XLPE liner in patients undergoing THA has varied, and has included...