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*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... prosthesis failure MeSH C23.550.767.868 --- prosthesis-related infections MeSH C23.550.767.877 --- reperfusion injury MeSH ... failure to thrive MeSH C23.550.393.450 --- fetal growth retardation MeSH C23.550.414.300 --- blood loss, surgical MeSH C23.550. ...
*  Murray S. Hoffman
Newman MM, Hoffman MS, Gesink MH (1967). "Mechanical failure of Starr-Edwards aortic prosthesis due to ball fracture". J Thorac ... Hoffman, M. S.; Wellman, W. E.; Herrell, W. E. (1950-08-02). "Failure of absorption of aureomycin and terramycin administered ... Hoffman, M. S.; Wellman, W. E.; Herrell, W. E. (1950-08-02). "Failure of absorption of aureomycin and terramycin administered ... "Thromboembolic complications following insertion of the Hufnagel prosthesis". The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular ...
*  Joseph J. Marbach
42.*Marbach, J.J., Psychosocial Factors for Failure to Adapt to Dental Prostheses. In Zinner, I., ed. Semiprecision Attachments ...
*  Polymeric surface
... a predominant failure mode of medical prostheses. Narrow biocompatibility requirements within the medical industry have over ... The adverse turbulent flow in microfluidic applications can compound component failure modes due to the increased level of ... biologically inert has found wide uses in biomedical applications such as cardiovascular stents and in many skeletal prostheses ...
*  Blind Dating
Soon the experiment proves to be a failure, as the fragile prosthesis in his brain moves, clouding his already weak vision, and ... Having been blind from birth, he volunteers for a risky experimental visual prosthesis that may restore his sight-having a ...
*  Hip replacement
By 2010, reports in the orthopaedic literature increasingly cited the problem of early failure of metal on metal prostheses in ... The most commonly used prosthesis designs are the Austin Moore prosthesis and the Thompson Prosthesis. More recently a ... The original prosthesis he designed was a proximal femoral replacement, with a large fixed head made of the cobalt-chrome alloy ... Failures may relate to release of minute metallic particles or metal ions from wear of the implants, causing pain and ...
*  Penile prosthesis
Mechanical failure rates are low: most often inability to deflate the penis because of pump failure; less often inability to ... inflate the prosthesis; and sometimes disconnection or failure of the reservoir. IPP (Inflatable Penile Prostheses) are easily ... A penile prosthesis, or penile implant, is a medical device which is surgically implanted within the corpora cavernosa of the ... Hydraulic, inflatable prosthesis also exist and were first described in 1973 by Brantley Scott et al. These saline-filled ...
*  Hip prosthesis zones
Gruen, TA; McNeice, GM; Amstutz, HC (1979). "Modes of failure of cemented stem-type femoral components: a radiographic analysis ... After hip replacement, hip prosthesis zones are regions in the interface between prosthesis material and the surrounding bone. ... The Gruen zones is a system of dividing the interface between the bone and the stem of the hip prosthesis. Page 958 in John J. ... These are used as reference regions when describing for example complications including hip prosthesis loosening on medical ...
*  Pericardial heart valves
Failure mode of a new pericardial valve prosthesis (Sorin Pericarbon). A morphological study' European Journal of ... Primary tissue failure Remarks for primary tissue failure (A): The ages of the patients range from 8 to 90 years (mean 57). 74 ... and show a similar percentage of failures. The actuarial freedom from valve failure in the mitral position at 10 years is 69%, ... The failures occurred at a mean duration since 'implantation' of 11.3 years (mean range 3-17 years). There were 30 mitral and ...
*  Hypercoagulability in pregnancy
Salazar E, Izaguirre R, Verdejo J, Mutchinick O (1996). "Failure of adjusted doses of subcutaneous heparin to prevent ... thromboembolic phenomena in pregnant patients with mechanical cardiac valve prostheses". J Am Coll Cardiol. 27 (7): 1698-703. ...
*  Elbow dysplasia
FMCP is caused by a failure of the coronoid process to unite with the ulna. OCD of the medial epicondyle of the humerus is ... Wendelburg also invented the implantational procedure for the prosthesis. This repeatable, highly advanced procedure also ... American Inventors Develop Elbow Replacement Prosthesis, Implantation Method" Check ,url= value (help). US Fed News Service. 29 ... significantly reducing undue stresses which may lead to early failure. Dr. ...
*  Cleft lip and cleft palate
Lee J, Kim Y, Kim M, Lee J, Choi J, Yeom D, Park J, Hong S (2006). "Application of a temporary palatal prosthesis in a puppy ... It is due to the failure of fusion of the maxillary and medial nasal processes (formation of the primary palate). Unilateral ... It occurs due to the failure of fusion of the lateral palatine processes, the nasal septum, or the median palatine processes ( ... The resulting birth defect reflects the locations and severity of individual fusion failures (e.g., from a small lip or palate ...
*  Triple tibial osteotomy
... or using a prosthesis made of nylon placed externally from the lateral fabella to a hole drilled in the tibial crest. The TTO ... The situation is dissimilar to that seen in human athletes where overextension of the joint stretches the CrCL to failure, and ... replacement of the ligament with a fascial prosthesis has a good prognosis for return to full function. The menisci are the ...
*  Bioceramic
The main advantages are a greater failure strength, and a good resistance to fatigue. Vitreous carbon is also used as it is ... TiN has been suggested as the friction surface in hip prostheses. While cell culture tests show a good biocompatibility, the ... The material can be used in inner ear ossicles, ocular prostheses, electrical insulation for pacemakers, catheter orifices and ... Aluminosilicates are commonly used in dental prostheses, pure or in ceramic-polymer composites. The ceramic-polymer composites ...
*  Arthur Schultz
He lost his voice for a period before regaining it after several months of home recuperation with the aid of a voice prosthesis ... Schultz suffered congestive heart failure on November 14, 2011, which required hospital care. He died on November 26, 2011, ...
*  University of Campinas School of Mechanical Engineering
... failure analysis, energy studies, space industry, lamination steels, mechanical tests, machinery and equipment, bio-mechanical ... prostheses, maintenance procedures, manufacturing processes, thermal and fluids, vibrations and noise. Some companies and ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E06)
... dental prosthesis retention MeSH E06.780.345.725 --- dental restoration failure MeSH E06.780.345.737 --- dental restoration, ... dental prosthesis design MeSH E06.912.160 --- dental prosthesis repair MeSH E06.912.190 --- dental soldering MeSH E06.912.250 ... dental prosthesis design MeSH E06.780.345.630 --- dental prosthesis, implant-supported MeSH E06.780.345.656 --- dental ... maxillofacial prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.510.500 --- mandibular prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.550 --- oral ...
*  Artificial heart valve
No heart valve prostheses can currently self-repair but replacement tissues grown using stem cell technology may eventually ... While this has been a relatively rare occurrence, in 1988 the Edwards-Duramedics bileaflet had 46 reported failures in 20,000 ... Some pathologies may require complete surgical replacement of the natural heart valve with a heart valve prosthesis. There are ... A desirable characteristic of heart valve prostheses is that their transvalvular pressure gradient is as small as possible. Non ...
*  Phalloplasty
... prosthesis change (from complications) (Erectile) prosthesis explantation (removal of the prosthesis without replacement) There ... manufacturing process of the IPP improved its mechanical survival infection has emerged as the leading cause of implant failure ... Once the corporotomies are closed and all of the tubing and components of the prosthesis covered with a layer of Buck's fascia ... At this point new instruments and equipment are replaced and the entire prosthesis is inserted through the small opening of the ...
*  Implant (medicine)
Thus, heart valve failure is likely to threaten the life of the individual, while breast implant or hip joint failure is less ... nose prosthesis, ocular prosthesis, and injectable filler. Other types of organ dysfunction can occur in the systems of the ... The many examples of implant failure include rupture of silicone breast implants, hip replacement joints, and artificial heart ... The consequences of implant failure depend on the nature of the implant and its position in the body. ...
*  Dental implant
Long-term failures are due to either loss of bone around the tooth and/or gingiva due to peri-implantitis or a mechanical ... The dental prosthesis can be disconnected from the implant abutments with finger pressure by the wearer. To enable this, the ... Success or failure of implants depends on the health of the person receiving the treatment, drugs which affect the chances of ... Dental implants, in the same way, can also be used to retain a multiple tooth dental prosthesis either in the form of a fixed ...
*  Schistocyte
The force from the blood flow over the high pressure gradient from the prosthesis leads to fragmentation of red cells, and ... Haemolytic-uremic syndrome or HUS is haemolytic anaemia, acute kidney failure (uraemia), and thrombocytopenia. HUS is caused by ...
*  Dental emergency
The failure is most likely due to infection of the implant. It is highly recommended to visit or refer patient to the ... mostly located in the posterior areas of teeth and involve a multi-unit prosthesis. A fracture or decementation of a post or ... Late failures that occur with implants are usually due to moderate to severe bone loss, ... The clinical examination will detect the reasons behind the failure of the restoration. Upon treatment the dentist will provide ...
*  Resin-retained bridge
A resin-retained bridge is a bridge (a fixed dental prosthesis) replacing a missing tooth that relies for its retention on a ... One major advantage of the resin-retained bridge over a conventional bridge is the failure mode is likely to be debonding of ... In conventional bridges, the failure mode is likely to be complete fracture of the abutment tooth with difficult-to-manage ... With a resin-retained bridge the prosthesis can usually be cleaned off and rebonded in position with minimal inconvenience to ...
*  Bridge (dentistry)
3. Biological failures: These can occur due to caries in the tooth (one of the commonest causes of crown and bridge failures) ... Assess the prosthesis on the master casts and identify the cause of any problems if present. A period of temporary cementation ... 2. Mechanical failures: These failures can occur due to loss of retention of the bridge due to improper cementation, ... Foul breath and taste disturbances Management of bridge failures depend upon the extent and type of failure and these can be ...
*  Nankali post system
The Nankali post system is a post and cores prosthesis, which is used in prosthodontology and dental restoration. This post and ... and is followed by a declining in the number of failures in treatments. The main indications are: Severely damaged crown Trauma ...