The Use of Novel UCST Polymers to Develop an Anti-leakage Bone Cement Injection System for the Treatment and Prevention of Elderly Osteoporotic Fractures


Grant Data
Project Title
The Use of Novel UCST Polymers to Develop an Anti-leakage Bone Cement Injection System for the Treatment and Prevention of Elderly Osteoporotic Fractures
Principal Investigator
Professor Lu, William Weijia   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Liu Wenguang   (Co-Investigator)
Mr. Kulper Sloan Austin   (Co-Investigator)
Miss Zhai Xinyun   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Leung Frankie Ka Li   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-01-01
Completion Date
2016-12-31
Amount
692521
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Medical Device, Vertebroplasty, Bone cement, UCST Polymer, Thermosensitive
Discipline
Others - Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering,Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17205714
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going