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Bone Grafts and Bone Graft Substitutes

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Friedlaender, Gary E.; Mankin, Henry J.; Goldberg, Victor M.
Publisher: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
ISBN: 978-0-892-03398-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86
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Written by notables in the field, this monograph provides a comprehensive and clinical discussion of bone grafts and bone graft substitutes including the use of bone grafts in oncology, spinal arthrodesis, and joint reconstruction.

With this text, you can:

  • Explore the choices and reduce the uncertainties you face to select the most appropriate bone graft solution for each patient case you encounter.
  • Build a framework to evaluate the many considerations - from biological composition and cost to patient factors and risks - in choosing bone grafts or graft substitutes.
  • Sharpen your understanding of bone regeneration and bone graft biology with this thorough review of the biological and biomechanical properties of autografts, allografts and xenografts, biologics, and synthetics.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Friedlaender, Gary E.; Mankin, Henry J.; Goldberg, Victor M.
  • ISBN: 978-0-892-03398-0
  • Specialty:
    Orthopedics
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 90
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86

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