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|Title:||Carbon nanotube-based artificial tracheal prosthesis: Carbon nanocomposite implants for patient-specific ENT care.|
|Citation:||Chua, M., Chui, C.-K., Chng, C.-B., Lau, D. (2013-12). Carbon nanotube-based artificial tracheal prosthesis: Carbon nanocomposite implants for patient-specific ENT care.. IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine 7 (4) : 27-31. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1109/MNANO.2013.2289691|
|Abstract:||We have developed the first patient-specific carbon nanotube (CNT) composite artificial tracheal implant tested on a porcine model in vivo. The experimental subject has survived with the implant with no apparent problems. Carbon nanocomposite material and the patient-specific approach have also been used to develop a voice prosthesis device as well as new microclips for wound closure. This article presents our experimental investigation with the carbon nanocomposite materials for constructing patient-specific ear, nose, and throat (ENT) implants. © 2007-2011 IEEE.|
|Source Title:||IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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