Advanced Textiles for Wound Care

Advanced Textiles for Wound Care
Author: S. Rajendran
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 606
Release: 2018-09-20
ISBN: 0081021933
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Textiles for Wound Care Book Excerpt:

Advanced Textiles for Wound Care, Second Edition, provides a detailed review of how textiles are incorporated into wound care applications, also explaining the importance and suitability of using textiles on different wound types. It is an interdisciplinary book which directly links textile technology with advances in wound care. The book discusses new developments and techniques related to antimicrobial dressings, the use of biopolymers in infection control management, advanced dressings for managing cavity and cancerous wounds, and the application of nanofibers and novel textile structures in scaffolds, among other new areas. This updated edition also reflects recent changes in regulatory affairs. The book is essential reading for manufacturers, designers, scientists and producers of wound care materials. It is a valuable resource for professionals within the medical sector, as well as those in academia, enabling materials scientists and engineers in both academia, and at medical device companies, to stay abreast of new technology. Provides a comprehensive introduction to wound care, from the different types of wound and wound healing mechanisms, to the importance of testing in relation to wound care Analyzes the application of textiles to wound healing, covering minor wounds, burns, ulcers and other deep skin wounds Reviews the current use of smart textiles for wound care, including drug delivery dressings and textile-based scaffolds for tissue engineering

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 4252
Release: 2020-01-09
ISBN: 0128131969
Category: Reference
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials Book Excerpt:

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials provides a comprehensive overview, covering research and development on all aspects of renewable, recyclable and sustainable materials. The use of renewable and sustainable materials in building construction, the automotive sector, energy, textiles and others can create markets for agricultural products and additional revenue streams for farmers, as well as significantly reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, manufacturing energy requirements, manufacturing costs and waste. This book provides researchers, students and professionals in materials science and engineering with tactics and information as they face increasingly complex challenges around the development, selection and use of construction and manufacturing materials. Covers a broad range of topics not available elsewhere in one resource Arranged thematically for ease of navigation Discusses key features on processing, use, application and the environmental benefits of renewable and sustainable materials Contains a special focus on sustainability that will lead to the reduction of carbon emissions and enhance protection of the natural environment with regard to sustainable materials

Dressings for Advanced Wound Care

Dressings for Advanced Wound Care
Author: Sharon Lam Po Tang
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 254
Release: 2021-07-16
ISBN: 0429523610
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dressings for Advanced Wound Care Book Excerpt:

Dressings for Advanced Wound Care focuses on helping the reader better understand advanced wound care and relevant technologies. It explains how different types of wounds may require different environments to heal and how dressings can help in creating the right environment. It gives an overview of the various dressing technologies that are available to help manage wounds that are difficult to heal. Finally, this book highlights the current trends that may be directing the future of the advanced wound dressing sector. FEATURES: Relates technologies with commercially available end-products, giving the reader a more specific overview of the advanced wound dressing sector Provides a realistic overview of the process of developing an advanced wound care dressing Summarises recent clinical evidence on advanced wound dressings Explains how dressings differ and what works best for which wound type Examines clinical evidence on technologies and on-market products Describes the requirements for launching a new advanced wound dressing This book is aimed at medical clinicians and professionals in the fields of biomedical engineering, textile science, and materials engineering.

Advanced Manufacturing Technology ICMSE 2012

Advanced Manufacturing Technology  ICMSE 2012
Author: Wen Zhe Chen,Xi Peng Xu,Pin Qiang Dai,Yong Lu Chen,Zheng Yi Jiang
Publsiher: Trans Tech Publications Ltd
Total Pages: 3670
Release: 2012-02-27
ISBN: 3038138037
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Manufacturing Technology ICMSE 2012 Book Excerpt:

The present volumes contain comprehensive up-to-date and cutting-edge world-wide research results on manufacturing science and engineering, focusing on Advanced Manufacturing Technology. The 672 peer-reviewed papers are grouped into 21 chapters: Surface Engineering/Coatings; Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Manufacturing Processes; Materials Forming; Materials Machining; Welding & Joining; Material Design of Computer Aided Manufacture; Microwave Processing of Materials; Thermal Engineering Theory and Applications; CAM/CAE; High-Speed/Precision Machining and Inspection Technology; Micro-Machining Technology; Laser Processing Technology; Bionic Mechanisms and Bio-Manufacturing; Virtual Manufacturing and Network Manufacturing; Remanufacturing Engineering; Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies; Digital Manufacture and Management; Quality Monitoring and Control of the Manufacturing Process; System Analysis and Industrial Engineering; Production and Operation Management; Green Supply Chain.

Advances in Textile Engineering and Materials III

Advances in Textile Engineering and Materials III
Author: Lai Jiu Zheng,Shin-ichi Kuroda,Hua Wu Liu,Bing Du,Ju Wei,Yu Ping Zhao
Publsiher: Trans Tech Publications Ltd
Total Pages: 1564
Release: 2013-09-18
ISBN: 303826265X
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advances in Textile Engineering and Materials III Book Excerpt:

Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 3rd International Conference on Textile Engineering and Materials (ICTEM 2013), August 24-25, 2013, Dalian, China. Chapter 1: Fiber Technology; Chapter 2: Non-Woven Materials; Chapter 3: Structure, Properties and Processes of Textile Materials; Chapter 4: Fundamental of Textile Science and Technology; Chapter 5: Textile Chemistry; Chapter 6: Textile Printing, Dyeing, and Finishing Technology; Chapter 7: Apparel Design, Manufacturing and Merchandising; Chapter 8: Metal and Optical Materials; Chapter 9: Polymer Materials; Chapter 10: Biomaterials, Low Carbon and Environmental Protection; Chapter 11: Composites; Chapter 12: Micro / Nano Materials; Chapter 13: Materials Processing Technology; Chapter 14: Testing Technology and Mechanical Dynamics.

Journal of the Textile Institute

Journal of the Textile Institute
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2003
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Textile fabrics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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An Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Textiles

An Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Textiles
Author: Wen Zhong
Publsiher: DEStech Publications, Inc
Total Pages: 293
Release: 2013
ISBN: 1605950203
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

An Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Textiles Book Excerpt:

This volume is a scientific introduction to the study, engineering and applications of medical textiles. It moves systematically from the fundamentals of textile materials and their fabrication through biocompatibility and biodegradability to the applications of textiles in healthcare, ranging from hygiene to wound care, grafts and implantables. The book analyzes how the internal structures of various types of textiles, wovens, knits and nonwovens, are related to specific medical/biomedical end uses. While carefully explaining the basics, the book aims to show the connection between textile properties and the design and development of medical and healthcare textile products. This text is designed for advanced students and industry-based textile researchers, engineers, and product developers.

The Indian Textile Journal

The Indian Textile Journal
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2011
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Textile fabrics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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High Performance Textiles and Their Applications

High Performance Textiles and Their Applications
Author: C. Lawrence
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 460
Release: 2014-08-21
ISBN: 0857099078
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

High Performance Textiles and Their Applications Book Excerpt:

High performance textiles represent one of the most dynamic sectors of the international textile and clothing industry. With contributions from leading experts in the field, this book provides an important overview of key developments in the field. Chapters cover the use of high performance textiles in such areas as protective clothing, heat and fire protection, medicine, civil engineering and the energy sector. Reviews various approaches to modelling the geometry, structure and mechanical and physical properties of advanced textile materials Evaluates novel surface treatments involving plasma and laser technologies for a range of high performance textiles Focuses on textiles for specific purposes, with chapters devoted to textiles for heat and fire protection, wound care, industrial filtration, geotextiles, civil engineering and sustainable energy applications

Medical Textiles 1996 International Conference

Medical Textiles  1996 International Conference
Author: Subhash Anand
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 149
Release: 1997-04-22
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Industrial Fabric Products Review

Industrial Fabric Products Review
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2007
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Canvas
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Textile Technology Digest

Textile Technology Digest
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2000
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Textile fabrics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The British National Bibliography

The British National Bibliography
Author: Arthur James Wells
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2009
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Bibliography, National
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Textile Horizons

Textile Horizons
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Textile fabrics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Medical Textile Materials

Medical Textile Materials
Author: Yimin Qin
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2015-11-21
ISBN: 0081006241
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Textile Materials Book Excerpt:

Medical Textile Materials provides the latest information on technical textiles and how they have found a wide range of medical applications, from wound dressings and sutures, to implants and tissue scaffolds. This book offers a systematic review of the manufacture, properties, and applications of these technical textiles. After a brief introduction to the human body, the book gives an overview of medical textile products and the processes used to manufacture them. Subsequent chapters cover superabsorbent textiles, functional wound dressings, bandages, sutures, implants, and other important medical textile technologies. Biocompatibility testing and regulatory control are then addressed, and the book finishes with a review of research and development strategy for medical textile products. Provides systematic and comprehensive coverage of the manufacture, properties, and applications of medical textile materials Covers recent developments in medical textiles, including antimicrobial dressings, drug-releasing materials, and superabsorbent textiles Written by a highly knowledgeable author with extensive experience in industry and academia

Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare

Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare
Author: Textile Institute (Manchester, England)
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2007-03-09
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare Book Excerpt:

This text combines medical & smart textiles by looking at how smart or intelligent textiles are being used in healthcare. It assesses trends in smart medical textiles & their diverse uses in areas such as woundcare & drug release systems. It also reviews their role in monitoring the health of particular groups such as the elderly.

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare
Author: Subhash C. Anand,J F Kennedy,M Miraftab,Subbiyan Rajendran
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 520
Release: 2005-11-30
ISBN: 1845694104
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare Book Excerpt:

Medical textiles are a major growth area within the technical textiles industry and the range of applications continues to grow and increase in diversity with every new development. Recent innovations include novel chitosan-alginate fibres for advanced wound dressings, ultrasonic energy for bleaching cotton medical textiles, durable and rechargeable biocidal textiles, spider silk supportive matrix for cartilage regeneration, barbed bi-directional surgical sutures and intelligent textiles for medical applications. Medical textiles and biomaterials for healthcare is a culmination of the worldwide research into medical textiles and biomaterials. It is divided into eight parts covering the main areas of basic biomaterials, healthcare and hygiene products, infection control and barrier materials, bandaging and pressure garments, woundcare materials, implantable and medical devices and smart technologies. Each part contains a comprehensive overview written by leading experts in the area. The overviews are then followed by a selection of the best papers from the 2003 MEDTEX Conference, hosted by the University of Bolton. It has been extensively edited to produce what is expected to be the leading reference on this subject. Discusses worldwide research into medical textiles and biomaterials Invaluable reference for this developing area of technical textiles A selection of the best papers from the 2003 MEDTEX Conference, hosted by University of Bolton are included

Textiles Magazine

Textiles Magazine
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2001
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Clothing trade
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A T A Journal

A T A  Journal
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 548
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Clothing trade
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Textile

Textile
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Textile industry
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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