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Table 1 Abbreviations for biodegradable materials

From: Biodegradable materials for bone defect repair

Biodegradable materials Abbreviations
Chitosan CS
Poly (ε-caprolactone) PCL
Poly (glycolic acid) PGA
Poly (lactic acid) PLA
Poly (L-lactic acid) PLLA
Poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid) PLGA
Poly 3-hydroxybutyrate PHB
Poly-para-dioxanone PDS
Benzyl ester of hyaluronic acid HYAFF-11
Hydroxyapatite HA
Tricalcium phosphate TCP
Dicalcium phosphates DCPs