This handbook covers developments in processing and property characterization and applications of Hydroxyapatite (HA), providing a timely resource for active researchers and newcomers to the field. It details HA coatings and use in dental implants, biomimetic HA materials, electrochemical and pulsed laser deposition, drug delivery, and more. In an approach that differs from traditional handbooks, it contains more than just data such as tables and figures. It is written in such a way that seasoned professionals at every level will find it a valuable data source that gives them indispensable help in their research.
Magnetron Sputtering Deposition of Hydroxyapatitle and Clinical Tests. Electrochemical Deposition of Hydroxyapatite and Its Biomedical Applications. Simultaneous Incorporation of Magnesium and Fluorine Ions in Hydroxyapatite Coatings on Metallic Implant for Osseo integration and Stability. Zinc and Fluorine Doped HA Coatings via Sol-Gel Method. Biomimetic Hydroxyapatite Materials and Their Use in Therapeutic Delivery. Apatite Coated Polymer Template for Implant and Drug Delivery. Biofunctionalization of NiTi Shape Memory Alloy Promoting Osseointegration by Chemical Treatment. Investigation and Application of HA Composite Coating on the Ti alloy.