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The history and current status of tissue engineering: The future of pediatric surgery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11877635     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Progress in the pediatric surgical treatment of numerous tissue deficits has been achieved through the relatively new field of tissue engineering. Tissue engineering has distinct advantages over native tissue or prosthetic substitution including self-repair and growth with the patient, avoiding multiple surgeries. The application of microfabrication has allowed more precision in the control of cell interactions and resulting tissue architecture.
Authors:
Tracy C Grikscheit; Joseph P Vacanti
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Historical Article; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  37     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2002 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-03-05     Completed Date:  2002-04-09     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  277-88     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2002 by W.B. Saunders Company.
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Boston MA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
General Surgery / history*,  trends
History, 19th Century
History, 20th Century
History, 21st Century
Humans
Pediatrics / history*,  trends
Tissue Engineering / history*,  trends

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