The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers

Article

Biodegradable Orthopedic Implants Have Arrived

SpecialChem / Sep 1, 2007

Biodegradable medical implants compete directly with traditional metal devices, and the change to biodegradables is a growing trend in this market sector. Inion produces 11 different product ranges of biodegradable orthopedic fixation devices such as pins, plates, and screws that are marketed to four specific therapeutic areas: biodegradable cranio-maxillofacial (skull and jaw), orthopedic trauma (treatment of fractures), sports medicine devices, and dental implants.

Online Course

13 Days left to register

Wednesday Jun 10 2015

By Chris DeArmitt

Increase your confidence in the plastics industry with a structured and ready-to-use overview of existing materials, technologies and key factors impacting performance/cost ratio.

Read More
PolyOne webinar on sustainable automotive lightweighting
Channel Alerts

Receive weekly digests on hot topics

Receive your alerts

Back to Top