Investigation of the Phase Separation Occurring during the Injection of β-Tricalcium Phosphate – Water – Glass Beads Pastes


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Tests were performed to assess the parameters influencing the injectability of cement pastes loaded with large particles, such as porogens or drug-delivery agents. The use of non-setting model pastes permitted to demonstrate that two phase separation mechanisms occurred simultaneously, i.e. the separation between liquid and powder, known as filter-pressing phenomenon, and the separation between larger and smaller particles.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 493-494)

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S. Tadier et al., "Investigation of the Phase Separation Occurring during the Injection of β-Tricalcium Phosphate – Water – Glass Beads Pastes", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 493-494, pp. 693-697, 2012

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