Biomaterials science, 3rd edition: An introduction to materials in medicine

The revised edition of this renowned and bestselling title is the most comprehensive single text on all aspects of biomaterials science. It provides a balanced, insightful approach to both the learning of the science and technology of biomaterials and acts as the key reference for practitioners who are involved in the applications of materials in medicine.

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Key features

Over 29,000 copies sold, this is the most comprehensive coverage of principles and applications of all classes of biomaterials: "the only such text that currently covers this area comprehensively" - Materials Today. Edited by four of the best-known figures in the biomaterials field today; fully endorsed and supported by the Society for Biomaterials. Fully revised and expanded, key new topics include of tissue engineering, drug delivery systems, and new clinical applications, with new teaching and learning material throughout, case studies and a downloadable image bank


Undergraduate and graduate students and practitioners in biomedical engineering, life and biological sciences, materials, mechanical and engineering sciences, and medicine.

Other information

Release Date: 25 Oct 2012
Imprint: Academic Press
Print Book ISBN : 9780123746269
Pages: 1576
Dimensions: 276 X 216

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