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Meeting 2016 TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition
Symposium Magnesium-based Biodegradable Implants
Presentation Title Appropriate Corrosion-FatigueTesting of Magnesium Alloys for Temporary Bio-implant Applications
Author(s) Shervin Eslami Harandi, RK Singh Raman
On-Site Speaker (Planned) Shervin Eslami Harandi
Abstract Scope Magnesium (Mg) alloys possess great potential as bio-implants. A temporary implant employed as support for the repair of a fractured bone must possess sufficient strength to maintain their mechanical integrity for the required duration of healing. However, Mg alloys are susceptible to sudden cracking/fracture under the simultaneous action of cyclic loading and the corrosive physiological environment, i.e., corrosion fatigue (CF). Investigations of such fracture should be performed under appropriate mechano-chemical conditions that appropriately simulate the actual human body conditions. This presentation will describe a relatively more accurate testing procedure developed in the authors laboratory.
Proceedings Inclusion? Planned: A combination print-CD volume


Absorbable Filament Technologies: Wire-drawing to Enable Next-generation Medical Devices
Appropriate Corrosion-FatigueTesting of Magnesium Alloys for Temporary Bio-implant Applications
Computer Simulation of the Mechanical Behaviour of Implanted Biodegradable Stents in a Remodelling Artery
Degradation of MgF2-coated and Uncoated MgNd2 Specimens in Contact with Nasal Mucosa
Fabrication, Testing and Performance of Rare Earth-containing Magnesium Biodegradable Metals
In Vitro Corrosion and Cytocompatibility Properties of Mg-2Gd-X(Ag, Ca) Alloys
Influence of Precipitation Hardening in Mg-Y-Nd on Mechanical and Corrosion Properties
Magnesium-based Compression Screws
Magnesium Powder Injection Molding (MIM) of Orthopedic Implants for Biomedical Applications
Manufacturing of Osteosynthesis Systems Made of Magnesium Alloy AZ91
Monitoring Biodegradation of Magnesium Implants with Sensors
Plasma Surface Modification of Magnesium-Based and Related Biomaterials
Standardized Guidance for the Preclinical Evaluation of Absorbable Metal Implants
The Industrial Challenges of Manufacturing Bioabsorbable Magnesium
Understanding Corrosion-assisted Cracking of Magnesium Alloys for Bioimplant Applications

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