Bone Grafts and Bone Graft Substitutes

Publication Year: 2006

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Friedlaender, Gary E.; Mankin, Henry J.; Goldberg, Victor M.

ISBN: 978-0-89-203398-0

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 86

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Description

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.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Friedlaender, Gary E.; Mankin, Henry J.; Goldberg, Victor M.
ISBN: 978-0-89-203398-0
Specialty:
Surgery
Orthopedics
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 90
Year: 2006
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 86

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