A Radiological Follow-Up Study of Plasma Sprayed Fluorapatite (FA) Coatings


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F. N. Oktar et al., "A Radiological Follow-Up Study of Plasma Sprayed Fluorapatite (FA) Coatings", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 240-242, pp. 327-332, 2003

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