Analytical study of osteoporosis of maxilla in ovariectomized rats
Lu, Shifeier (2015) Analytical study of osteoporosis of maxilla in ovariectomized rats. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
The project applied analytical facilities to characterize the composition and mechanical properties of osteoporosis in maxillary bone using an ovariectomized rat model. It was found that osteoporotic jaw bone contained different amount of trace elements in comparison with the normal bone, which plays a significant role in bone quality. The knowledge generated from the study will assist the treatment of jaw bone fracture and dental implant placement.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Supervisor:||Xiao, Yin & Crawford, Ross|
|Keywords:||Osteoporosis, Maxilla, Mineralization, Scanning electron microscopy (SEM), Energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDS), Transmission electron microscope (TEM), Laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spe|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||13 Nov 2015 01:07|
|Last Modified:||13 Nov 2015 01:07|
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