Accession Number : AD0760681

Title :   Accelerated Drying of Plaster Casts with a Microwave Oven,

Corporate Author : NAVY PROSTHETIC RESEARCH LAB OAKLAND CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Asbelle,Charles ; Porter,Gerald

Report Date : 14 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The study describes the experimentation with 3 different models of microwave ovens for the purpose of drying plaster casts of extremities and studying the drying time.

Descriptors :   (*PROSTHETICS, CEMENTS), (*CEMENTS, DRYING), LABORATORY FURNACES, MICROWAVE EQUIPMENT, MILITARY MEDICINE, NAVAL RESEARCH, ARTIFICIAL LIMBS, EXPERIMENTAL DATA

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE