Accession Number:

AD0763829

Title:

Materials and Design Considerations for the Attachment of Prostheses to the Musculo-Skeletal System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

CLEMSON UNIV S C DIV OF INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

The National Conference, Materials and Design Considerations for the Attachment of Prostheses to the Musculo-Skeletal System, was held at Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, on April 3-7, 1972. The symposium was sponsored by the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies, College of Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Office of Naval Research, Washington, D. C. and the National Science Foundation, Washington, D. C. Forty-five papers were presented at the symposium. Appendix I contains the complete technical program. Twenty-six of the papers will appear in a special issue of the Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Papers to be published in the Journal are listed in Appendix II. Some highlights of the symposium are briefly summarized.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE