BM2303 BIOMATERIALS AND ARTIFICIAL ORGANS Lecture Notes for BME - Fifth (5th) semester -by R.Anirudhan

BM2303 BIOMATERIALS AND ARTIFICIAL ORGANS Lecture Notes for BME - Fifth (5th) semester 


BM2303 Lecture Notes

Syllabus :

UNIT I STRUCTURE OF BIO-MATERIALS AND BIO-COMPATIBILITY
Definition and classification of bio-materials, mechanical properties, visco elasticity,
wound-healing process, body response to implants, blood compatibility.

UNIT II IMPLANT MATERIALS
Metallic implant materials, stainless steels, co-based alloys, Ti-based alloys, ceramic
implant materials, aluminum oxides, hydroxyapatite glass ceramics carbons, medical
applications.

UNIT III POLYMERIC IMPLANT MATERIALS
Polymerization, polyamides, Acryrilic polymers, rubbers, high strength thermoplastics,
medical applications. Bio polymers: Collagen and Elastin.

UNIT IV TISSUE REPLACEMENT IMPLANTS
Soft-tissue replacements, sutures, surgical tapes, adhesive, Percutaneous and skin
implants, maxillofacial augmentation, blood interfacing implants, hard tissue replacement
implants, internal fracture fixation devices, joint replacements.

UNIT V ARTIFICIAL ORGANS 
Artificial Heart, Prosthetic Cardiac Valves, Artificial lung ( oxygenateor), Artificial Kidney
( Dialyser membrane) , Dental Implants.



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