Hydrogels in Medicine and Pharmacy: Fundamentals, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Hydrogels in Medicine and Pharmacy

Fundamentals, 1st Edition

Edited by Nikolaos A. Peppas

CRC Press

192 pages

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Hardback: 9780367249236
pub: 2019-06-18

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First Published in 1986, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to the application of hydrogels in medicine. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of medicine and other practitioners in their respective fields.

Table of Contents

1. Preparation Methods and Structure of Hydrogels. 2. Characterization of the Cross-Linked Structure of Hydrogels. 3. Solute Diffusion in Hydrophilic Network Structures. 4. Hydrogel Surfaces. 5. Immobilization of Biomolecules and Cells on and Within Synthetic Polymer Hydrogels. 6. Protein Absorption to Hydrogels. Index.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology