Osteopathic Principles: The Inspiration of Every Science Is Its Change

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Bruno Bordoni and Allan R. Escher Jr. The osteopathic manual approach and osteopathic medicine (OM) were conceived and built from the studies and experience in the nineteenth-century of Andrew Taylor Still, DO. According to Dr. Still, “Osteopathy, or osteopathic medicine, is a philosophy, a science, and an art”. The foundations of OM emphasize the fact […]

Hydrogels for Biomedical Applications: Their Characteristics and the Mechanisms behind Them

Qinyuan Chai, Yang Jiao and Xinjun Yu Hydrogels are hydrophilic, three-dimensional networks that are able to absorb largequantities of water or biological fluids, and thus have the potential to be used as prime candidatesfor biosensors, drug delivery vectors, and carriers or matrices for cells in tissue engineering.In this critical review article, advantages of the hydrogels […]