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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/313854
Description: Background: Osteoporosis is characterized by low bone mass, bone fragility and increased susceptibility to fracture. Fracture healing in osteoporosis is delayed and rates of implant failure are high w ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213408
Description: Heat and mass transfer in macellular materials signifies an important topic of research for a range of advanced applications such as in thermal, aerospace, geotechnical and scaffold tissue engineering ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/166588
Description: It is still unclear how a vertebral fracture should be stabilised and strengthened without endangering the remaining intact bone of the augmented vertebra or the adjacent vertebrae. Numerical modellin ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/153525
Description: Tissue scaffolds aim to provide a cell-friendly biomechanical environment for facilitating cell growth. Existing studies have shown significant demands for generating a certain level of wall shear str ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/165792
Description: Balloon kyphoplasty (BKP) and vertebroplasty (VP) are clinically effective procedures. However, BKP has been occasionally associated with failure, although the cause has not been established thus far. ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 100400 Medical Biotechnology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221087
Description: This study investigated the effect of occlusal design on the strain developed in simulated bone of implant-supported single crown models. Triaxial strain gauges were attached at the cervical area of e ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/167417
Description: This paper presents the newly opened Anatomy and Surgical Skills Facility at the Macquarie University’s Australian School of Advanced Medicine. The facility has been used, since second semester of the ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221123
Description: Cuttlebone is a natural material possessing the multifunctional properties of high porosity, high flexural stiffness and compressive strength, making it a fine example of design optimization of cellul ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110300 Clinical Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/220917
Description: Background/hypothesis: Shoulder pain in elite swimmers is common, and its pathogenesis is uncertain. Hypothesis/study design: The authors used a cross-sectional study design to test Jobe's hypothesis ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/220902
Description: We developed a composite biphasic calcium phosphate (BCP) scaffold by coating a nanocomposite layer, consisting of hydroxyapatite (HA) nanoparticles and polycaprolactone (PCL), over the surface of BCP ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221117
Description: The success of tissue regeneration to a certain extent lies on the mechanical and biological environments that the scaffold provides. The former has been addressed in terms of stiffness and strength i ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/220877
Description: Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) (PLGA) has been widely used for bone tissue regeneration. However, it lacks hydrophilicity, bioactivity and sufficient mechanical strength and its acidic degradation by-prod ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221099
Description: This paper provides a preliminary understanding in biomechanics with respect to a fully-porous-coated (FPC) dental implant. A 2D multiscale finite element model is created for a typical dental implant ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221107
Description: This paper aims at providing a preliminary understanding in biomechanics with respect to the effect of the particle size of Fully Porous-Coated (FPC) dental implant on osseointegration. 2D multiscale ... More
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