Plastination: a modern approach to chiropractic teaching

Grondin, Gilles
June 1998
Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Jun98, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p107
Academic Journal
Discusses the method of plastination used in preservation of biological material for teaching and research. Origin of plastination and the principle involved in it; Types of polymers used in the process; Description of the three stages of plastination involving fixation, dehydration and impregnation; Three types of curing techniques used after impregnation; Conclusions about the utility of plastination.


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