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*  Susan Kolb
... elastomer shell which contains the silicone gel, which typically occurs between eight and twelve years after implantation. Kolb ... Kolb, Susan (2007). "Silicone Immune Treatment Protocol." Plastikos. retrieved from //plastikos.com/protocol_silicone_immune_ ... After removing silicone breast implants from the market (except in restricted circumstances) in 1992, the FDA re-approved them ... The article was published on various Internet sites, and her practice became known to women seeking treatment for silicone- ...
*  List of refractive indices
"184 Silicone Elastomer" (PDF) (Product Information). Dow Corning. Retrieved 2012-12-11. Gonçalves, Carla M. B.; Coutinho, Joa˜o ... "Silicone Fluids: Stable and Inert Media" (PDF). Gelest, Inc. 1998. Lide, David R. Lide, ed. (2001). CRC Handbook of Physics and ...
*  Silastic
... inert silicone elastomer. The Silastic trademark refers to silicone elastomers, silicone tubing and some cross-linked ... Silastic-brand silicone elastomers have a range of applications. In the automotive industry they are used for making gaskets, ... Due to their inert nature, medical-grade Silastic-brand silicone elastomers are important materials in numerous medical and ... The elastomers are widely used in the architectural, aerospace, electronic, food and beverage, textile, and transportation ...
*  Biomaterial Surface Modifications
Thanawala, Shilpa K.; Chaudhury, Manoj K. (2000). "Surface Modification of Silicone Elastomer Using Perfluorinated Ether". ... Teflon and Silicone are commonly used hydrophobic coatings for coronary guide wires. Hydrophobic coatings have a lower surface ... silicone rubber The surface energy is equal to the sum of disrupted molecular bonds that occur at the interface between two ...
*  Peripherally inserted central catheter
"Total intravenous nutrition with peripherally inserted silicone elastomer central venous catheters". Arch Surg. 110 (5): 644-6 ...
*  Progesterone devices used in farm animals
This is a T-shaped silicone elastomer device impregnated in progesterone (1.38g). It has a plastic tail to ease removal. The ... They consist on a stainless spiral coil coated with an inert silicone rubber matrix impregnated in progesterone (1.55g). It has ...
*  Hemodialysis
Another key improvement was to connect them to a short piece of silicone elastomer tubing. This formed the basis of the so- ...
*  Artificial heart valve
The first artificial heart valve was the caged-ball, which utilizes a metal cage to house a silicone elastomer ball. When blood ... Due to the noise created by the contacts between the moving ball and the cage, the ball was later changed to use silicone- ... It consisted of a silicone ball enclosed in a cage formed by wires originating from the valve housing. Caged ball valves have a ...
*  Fumed silica
Other uses include filler in silicone elastomer and viscosity adjustment in paints, coatings, printing inks, adhesives and ...
*  Breast implant
... the silicone implant has an elastomer silicone shell pre-filled with viscous silicone gel; and the alternative composition ... silicone-gel implants, because of the great potential for damaging the elastomer silicone shell of the breast implant during ... silicone gel, and composite filler. The saline implant has an elastomer silicone shell filled with sterile saline solution ... silicone implant filled with viscous silicone gel. The saline breast implant-filled with saline solution (biological- ...
*  Polyvinyl siloxane
... is an addition-reaction silicone elastomer (an addition silicone). It is a viscous liquid that cures ("dries") quickly into a ...
*  Barry Trimmer
The robot, or SoftBot, is composed of silicone elastomers and resembles a tobacco hornworm, a caterpillar that Trimmer has ...
*  Heat-shrink tubing
... silicone elastomer or Viton. The process for making heat-shrink tubing is as follows: First the material is chosen based on its ... If the fit is tight, silicone lubricant can be applied without compromising the heat-shrink material. The tubing is then shrunk ... Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) tubes are intended for high temperature applications.[citation needed] Silicone rubber offers ...
*  Microcontact printing
The PDMS stamp, in most applications, is a 10:1 ratio of silicone elastomer and a silicone elastomer curing agent. This mixture ...
*  Breast augmentation
... as a catalyst to accelerate the transformation of silicone oil into silicone gel for making the elastomer silicone shells, and ... silicone-gel implants, because of the great potential for damaging the elastomer silicone shell of the breast-implant device ... MRI of a ruptured silicone breast implant 2013-04-05 Holmich LR, et al. (2003). "Incidence of Silicone Breast Implant Rupture ... Brown SL, Pennello G, Berg WA, Soo MS, Middleton MS (2001). "Silicone gel Breast Implant Rupture, Extracapsular Silicone, and ...
*  Silicone rubber
This makes silicone rubber one of the elastomers of choice in many extreme environments. Silicone rubber is highly inert and ... Silicone rubber is an elastomer (rubber-like material) composed of silicone-itself a polymer-containing silicon together with ... In 2007, silicone rubber formed the matrix of the first autonomic self-healing elastomer. The microcapsule-based material was ... The first silicone elastomers were developed in the search for better insulating materials for electric motors and generators. ...
*  Diving mask
There is usually a "skirt" of synthetic rubber or silicone elastomer to support the frame and lenses and create a watertight ... The window has a cutout to fit around the nose, which is covered by the rubber or silicone material of the skirt. This ... All diving masks have means to keep them in position, usually an elastomer strap of similar material to the skirt, but ... Older diving mask with one big window Disassembled single-window, low-volume dive mask A two-window, soft-silicone dive mask ...
*  Vaginal ring
... manufactured from silicone elastomer, for the relief of hot flashes and vaginal atrophy associated with menopause. NuvaRing - a ... manufactured from silicone elastomer, for the treatment of vaginal atrophy (atrophic vaginitis). Femring - a low-dose estradiol ...
*  Dielectric elastomers
Silicones and acrylic elastomers are other alternatives. The requirements for an elastomer material are: The material should ... "The Current State of Silicone-Based Dielectric Elastomer Transducers". Macromolecular Rapid Communications. 37 (5): 378-413. ... DEs based on silicone (PDMS) and natural rubber are promising research fields. Properties such as fast response times and ... Dielectric elastomers (DEs) are smart material systems that produce large strains. They belong to the group of electroactive ...
*  Waterproof fabric
... silicone elastomer, fluoropolymers, and wax. Treatment could be either of the fabric during manufacture or of completed ...
*  Radiation damage
Trace amounts of silicone oils, present from outgassing of silicone elastomers and especially from traces of silicone ...
*  Charles Goodyear Medal
Dow Corning pioneer of silicone elastomer chemistry and inventor of Silly Putty 1977 James D. D'Ianni - Goodyear scientist ... 2016 Georg Bohm- Bridgestone scientist noted for development of electron beam pre-curing of elastomers 2017 Judit Puskas - ... "Eric Baer is 2018 Charles Goodyear Medalist". International Elastomer Conference Show Daily (Tuesday). ACS Rubber Division. ... R&D Director at DuPont and a pioneer in the development of tire cord adhesion and specialty elastomers 1985 Maurice Morton - ...
*  PVS
... an addition reaction silicone elastomer Potato virus S, a plant pathogenic virus Protein Variability Server, a tool to analyze ...
*  List of MeSH codes (J01)
... silicone elastomers MeSH J01.637.425 --- firearms MeSH J01.637.450 --- industrial oils MeSH J01.637.500 --- ink MeSH J01.637. ... elastomers MeSH J01.637.412.700 --- polyurethanes MeSH J01.637.412.767 --- rubber MeSH J01.637.412.767.480 --- neoprene MeSH ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D14)
... silicone elastomers MeSH D25.720.900.850.905 --- silicone gels MeSH D25.720.900.850.950 --- silicone oils MeSH D25.919.367 --- ... silicone elastomers MeSH D25.720.395 --- fluorocarbon polymers MeSH D25.720.395.616 --- polytetrafluoroethylene MeSH D25.720. ... elastomers MeSH D25.720.327.782 --- polyurethanes MeSH D25.720.327.840 --- rubber MeSH D25.720.327.840.480 --- neoprene MeSH ... silicones MeSH D25.720.900.850.150 --- dimethylpolysiloxanes MeSH D25.720.900.850.150.750 --- simethicone MeSH D25.720.900.850. ...
*  Magnetorheological elastomer
The polymeric material (e.g. silicone rubber) in its liquid state is mixed with iron powder and several other additives to ... Magnetorheological elastomers (MREs) (also called magnetosensitive elastomers) are a class of solids that consist of polymeric ... Microstructure and Properties of Magnetorheological Elastomers, Advanced Elastomers - Technology, Properties and Applications, ... Solids 52, 2869-2908 (2004). Dorfmann, A. & Ogden, R. W. Magnetoelastic modelling of elastomers. Eur. J. Mech. - A/Solids 22, ...
*  List of International Organization for Standardization standards
Two-part addition-cure silicone elastomers ISO 14963:2003 Mechanical vibration and shock - Guidelines for dynamic tests and ... 2014 Thermoplastic elastomers - Nomenclature and abbreviated terms ISO 18065:2015 Tourism and related services - Tourist ...