Accession Number : AD0275832

Title :   PLASTICS IN THE MEDICAL INDUSTRY: A CROSS-INDEXED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Corporate Author : PLASTICS TECHNICAL EVALUATION CENTER DOVER N J

Personal Author(s) : MOLZON,ARNOLD E.

Report Date : MAR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Selected references pertaining to the use of plastics in the medical industry are listed. Included are references on the toxicity of plastics. Items are cross-indexed according to (1) type or class of plastic material; (2) subject such as: arterial, dental applications, dust, health hazard, implants, prosthesi , toxicity; and (3) author. The sources searched included: Plastics Abstracts, Proceedings of both the Annual Conferences of the Society of Plastics Engineers and the Reinforced Plastics Division of the Society of the Plastics Industry, Applied Science and Technology Index, Index Medicus, Resin. Rubber. Plastics Yearbook, and the ASTIA Report Bibliography on Plastics. The bibliography consists of 204 items. (Author)

Descriptors :   *BIBLIOGRAPHIES, *MEDICINE, *PLASTICS, ARTERIES, ARTIFICIAL LIMBS, BURNS(INJURIES), EYEGLASSES, MEDICAL RESEARCH, ORLON, PIPES, POLYMERS, PROSTHETICS, SIMULATION, SKIN(ANATOMY), TEETH, TOXICITY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE