An orthopedic cast, body cast, plaster cast, or surgical cast, is a shell, frequently
made from ... Plaster of Paris is calcined gypsum (roasted gypsum), ground to a
fine ... 1 History. 1.1 Introduc...
Oct 16, 2013 ... 1. History. The name Plaster of Paris (POP) had its origins from the fact that it was
extensively mined from Montmartre in Paris district. But its use ...
Plaster Casts are the reproductions of original sculptural artwork. ... Also
becoming prominent in the art of collecting and displaying plaster casts was Paris
Jul 19, 2012 ... Plaster casts, constructed from gypsum plaster (plaster of Paris), would be used
by hospitals in the early 1800's, but its first use was not very ...
Apr 30, 2015 ... Plaster of paris, quick-setting gypsum plaster consisting of a fine white ... Setting
a broken hand with a cast of plaster of paris. ... Article History.
Apr 1, 2012 ... Plaster-of-Paris andPlaster TechniqueAshish Tripathi ,Intern,Dept. of ... Contents:
Plaster-of-Paris: 1) Historical Background 2) Uses of POP 3) ...
Aug 14, 2013 ... Plaster of Paris takes its name from Paris, France, where it was first widely used
chemically, surgically and in construction works.
This section provides an informative look at what gypsum is, the history of its use
... Large deposits of gypsum were discovered near Paris, and “Plaster of Paris” ...
Brill is an academic publishing house with a rich history and a strong ... The
Plaster of Paris Bandage: Its Invention by Antonius Mathijsen and Its First ...
Plaster of Paris allows well-fitting, strong and durable casts. The creamy texture
provides a smooth surface for great wearing comfort. The cast technician ...