BBB301 Functional Medical Implants

Code BBB301
Name Functional Medical Implants
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Materials Science
Faculty Department of General Chemical Engineering
Academic staff Zilgma Irbe
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Medical, biological, surgical and esthetic requirements to the biomaterials and implants used in clinical practice, Implants individual choice. Construction of joint prothesis and implants, materials and their characterisation. Kinds of dental biomaterials and their properties. Implants for maxillofacial surgery, otolaringology. The individual form implants for plastic surgery. Clinical research (choise of patient, development of clinical research, factors of risk in the clinical research) .
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