Alternative filler materials and new implant designs - What's available and what's on the horizon?

Citation
Sl. Spear et S. Mardini, Alternative filler materials and new implant designs - What's available and what's on the horizon?, CLIN PLAST, 28(3), 2001, pp. 435
Citations number
26
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Surgery
Journal title
CLINICS IN PLASTIC SURGERY
ISSN journal
0094-1298 → ACNP
Volume
28
Issue
3
Year of publication
2001
Database
ISI
SICI code
0094-1298(200107)28:3<435:AFMANI>2.0.ZU;2-I
Abstract
As the technology of breast implant design changes, a range of alternative filler materials and new implant devices are in development or under clinic al study. This article is a comprehensive review of filler materials and im plant designs that are currently available in the United States or internat ionally, currently in clinical studies approved by the FDA, or in other sta ges of technical development.