Accession Number : AD0742663

Title :   Quarterly Progress Report. Period covered January-February-March 1972.

Corporate Author : WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER WASHINGTON D C ARMY MEDICAL BIOMECHANICAL RESEARCH LAB

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : ;Contents: In vitro calcium transport against concentration gradients; Investigation of ATP-alkaline metal complexes; Electrolysis of calcium-adenosine triphosphate (CaATP); Medical evaluation of materials for biomechanical application; Studies in repair of bony defects; Synthesis and characterization of surgical repair materials; Biomechanical devices for surgical repair; Viable and necrotic tissue differentiation; Externally powered prostheses for the severely handicapped patient; Orthotic and prosthetic devices for rehabilitation of the wounded soldier.

Descriptors :   (*MEDICAL SUPPLIES, MEDICAL RESEARCH), (*PROSTHETICS, *MILITARY MEDICINE), (*SURGICAL SUPPLIES, MEDICAL RESEARCH), MATERIALS, CALCIUM, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, ADENOSINE PHOSPHATES, CALCIUM, PHOSPHATES, MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), NECROSIS

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE