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Current Trends in Bone Grafting

  • Ping-Chung┬áLeung

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Ping-Chung Leung
    Pages 1-10
  3. Ping-Chung Leung
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  4. Ping-Chung Leung
    Pages 17-31
  5. Ping-Chung Leung
    Pages 51-71
  6. Ping-Chung Leung
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  7. Ping-Chung Leung
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 105-110

About this book

Introduction

Bone grafting is an essential technique in bone and joint surgery. This book covers the different types of graft, especially the viable ones created with microvascular anastomoses. Both conventional techniques and newer methods are included, with emphasis on the latter. New approaches are highlighted in the application of vascularised bone grafts in post-resection bony reconstruction and of vascularised composite bone grafts in hand reconstruction. With increased awareness of the advantages of bone grafts, surgeons will more readily recognize indications and identify areas of application.

Keywords

Surgery anatomy bone hand hip physiology tissue transplantation

Authors and affiliations

  • Ping-Chung┬áLeung
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  1. 1.Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatic Surgery, Prince of Wales HospitalChinese University of Hong KongShatin, N.T.Hong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-73970-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-50139-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-73970-5
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