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Surface Treatments of Nearly Equiatomic NiTi Alloy (Nitinol) for Surgical Implants

By Dixon T. K. Kwok, Martin Schulz, Tao Hu, Chenglin Chu and Paul Chu

Submitted: April 23rd 2010Reviewed: November 2nd 2010Published: January 8th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/13212

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Dixon T. K. Kwok, Martin Schulz, Tao Hu, Chenglin Chu and Paul Chu (January 8th 2011). Surface Treatments of Nearly Equiatomic NiTi Alloy (Nitinol) for Surgical Implants, Biomedical Engineering, Trends in Materials Science, Anthony N. Laskovski, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/13212. Available from:

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