alexa Reconstruction of bone using calcium phosphate bone cements: a critical review.
Genetics & Molecular Biology

Genetics & Molecular Biology

Journal of Tissue Science & Engineering

Author(s): Schmitz JP, Hollinger JO, Milam SB

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Abstract The calcium phosphate cements (CPCs) are rapidly emerging as a new technology in craniofacial surgery and will soon impact many areas of orthopedic and maxillofacial reconstructive surgery as well. These materials are, in many ways, substantially different from the previously marketed dense, crystalline, hydroxyapatite (HA) ceramic materials of the 1980s. The CPCs are blends of amorphous and crystalline calcium phosphate compounds and set to produce HA. These materials 1) have x-ray diffraction spectra similar to the mineral phase of bone, 2) set endothermically at body temperature, 3) are capable of being injected into fractures or bone defects, 4) have compressive strengths equal to or greater than bone, 5) form chemical bonds to the host bone, and 6) may exhibit osteoconductive properties. This review provides an overall commentary on the different types of CPCs, emphasizing those materials currently on the market or soon to emerge in the marketplace.
This article was published in J Oral Maxillofac Surg and referenced in Journal of Tissue Science & Engineering

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