polyetheretherketone


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polyetheretherketone

(pol″ē″thĕr-ē″thĕr-kē′tōn″),

PEEK

A synthetic semicrystalline biocompatible polymer used in surgical implants.
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"A comparison of changes over time in cervical foraminal height after tricortical iliac graft or polyetheretherketone cage placement following anterior discectomy." J Neurosurg Spine 6: 10-16, 2007.
All of the patients had undergone the procedure of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with titanium or PEEK (polyetheretherketone) cages.
Leeke, Accelerated degradation of Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) composite materials for recycling applications, Polym.
Solvay, a supplier of specialty polymers for additive manufacturing (AM), announced that high-performance KetaSpire PEEK AM filament will be the first polyetheretherketone polymer included in e-Xstream engineering's Digimat simulation software.
To maximize the potential for bone growth following this spinal fusion surgery, DePuy Synthes has introduced the PROTI 360[degrees] Integrated Titanium Family of Implants, the only titanium-integrated Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) that offers 360 degrees of titanium integration.
Over the past 18 months or so, we've been seeing more and more titanium come in, often in devices where we'd come to expect polyetheretherketone (PEEK).
As a provider of polyetheretherketone (PEEK) material, Solvay has had a hand in a few technologies I've mentioned in previous Editor's Letters, but those were focused on spine implant solutions.
proposed polyetheretherketone (PEEK) as an alternative framework material for endocrown restorations.
The Multi V 5 features an enhanced bearing system layered with PEEK (Polyetheretherketone) - an advanced material normally used in airplane engines - this efficient infrastructure allows the Multi V 5 to operate for sustained periods without any oil.
The MULTI V 5 features an enhanced bearing system layered with PEEK (Polyetheretherketone) -- an advanced material normally used in airplane engines - this efficient infrastructure allows the MULTI V 5 to operate for sustained periods without any oil.
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cage filled with cancellous allograft in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion.
Vertera Spineis in developing and commercialising highly innovative interbody implants for spinal fusion using patented porous polyetheretherketone technology.