Facial bone healing and bone grafts: A review of clinical physiology

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Abstract

The physiology of bone healing, regeneration, and bone transfer is discussed from the dual perspectives of basic physiology and the application to clinical situations of bone transfer. Recommendations are made regarding clinical applications for the site, orientation, and fixation of grated materials. Rationale for the use of vascularized transfers is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)331-348
Number of pages18
JournalClinics in Plastic Surgery
Volume21
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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