Hrg. Achim Walter Hassel,
"Surface treatment of NiTi for medical applications"
, in Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies, Vol. 13, Seite(n) 240-247, 2004
Surface treatment of NiTi for medical applications
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This article gives an overview of methods applied for surface treatment of nickel-titanium shape memory alloys in medical applications. The different methods are classified into the three major groups: removal, oxidation and coating. The principle behind each group of methods is explained and the pros and cons of the different methods are discussed.