Creep-Recovery and Relaxation Behavior of High Density Polyethylene/Hydroxyapatite Nano Particles for Bone Substitutes: Effects of Gamma Radiation

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Fouad, H. and Alothman, O. (2014) Creep-Recovery and Relaxation Behavior of High Density Polyethylene/Hydroxyapatite Nano Particles for Bone Substitutes: Effects of Gamma Radiation. Journal of Biosciences and Medicines, 2, 64-66. doi: 10.4236/jbm.2014.22010.

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