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Title Bone regeneration and repair : biology and clinical applications / edited by Jay R. Lieberman and Gary E. Friedlander
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 398 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Bone dynamics: morphogenesis, growth modeling, and remodeling / Jeffrey O. Hollinger -- Fracture repair / Charles Sfeir [and others] -- Common molecular mechanisms regulating fetal bone formation and adult fracture repair / Theodore Miclau [and others] -- Biology of bone grafts / Victor M. Goldberg and Sam Akhavan -- Cell-based strategies for bone regeneration: from developmental biology to clinical therapy / Scott P. Bruder and Tony Scaduto -- Biology of the vascularized fibular graft / Elizabeth Joneschild and James R. Urbaniak -- Growth factors and osteogenesis / Stephen B. Trippel -- Bone grafts and bone graft substitutes / Doug Sutherland and Mathias Bostrom
Gene transfer approaches to enhancing bone healing / Oliver Betz [and others] -- Bone morphogenic proteins and other growth factors to enhance fracture healing and treatment of nonunions / Calin S. Moucha and Thomas A. Einhorn -- The Ilizarov technique for bone regeneration and repair / James Aronson -- Spinal fusion: biology and clinical applications / K. Craig Boatright and Scott D. Boden -- Bone allograft transplantation: theory and practice / Henry J. Mankin [and others] -- Bone grafting for total joint arthroplasty: biology and clinical applications / Moussa Hamadouche and Daniel J. Berry -- Biophysical stimulation using electrical, electromagnetic, and ultrasonic fields: effects on fracture healing and spinal fusion / James T. Ryaby -- Vascularized fibula grafts: clinical applications / Richard S. Gilbert and Scott W. Wolfe -- Craniofacial repair / Bruce A. Doll [and others] -- Bone regeneration techniques in the orofacial region / Samuel E. Lynch
Summary This collection of articles by leading orthopedic and craniofacial surgeons and researchers comprehensively reviews the biology of bone formation and repair, the basic science of autologous bone graft, allograft, bone substitutes, and growth factors, and explores their clinical application in patients with bone repair problems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bone regeneration.
Regeneration (Biology)
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
Bone and Bones -- physiology.
Bone Regeneration -- genetics.
Bone Regeneration -- physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Friedlaender, Gary E.
Lieberman, Jay R.
LC no. 2004010551
ISBN 0896038475 (alk. paper)
9780896038479 (alk. paper)