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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 902343, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/902343
Research Article

Acute and Subacute Toxicity In Vivo of Thermal-Sprayed Silver Containing Hydroxyapatite Coating in Rat Tibia

1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, 5-1-1 Nabeshima, Saga 849-8501, Japan
2Departments of Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga 849-8501, Japan
3Research Department, KYOCERA Medical Corporation, Osaka 532-0003, Japan

Received 25 September 2013; Accepted 13 February 2014; Published 20 March 2014

Academic Editor: Konstantinos Anagnostakos

Copyright © 2014 Masatsugu Tsukamoto et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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