What is bioabsorbable medical device?
Low-invasive medical device composed of bioabsorbable materials, which is absorbed in the human body within a specific time period. Ex) Stent, Bone screw & plates, and staples etc.
・No need to remove the implanted device
→ Applicable to the surgeries for growing children etc.
・Few stress-shield effect
Advantages of Magnesium for medical applications
→Essential element in human body
・Metallurgically specific mechanical strength and deformability
・Overcoming the weak points(strength, absorbability) of Bioabsorbable polymer