Bone-Graft and Implant-Graft Interface in Total Hip Arthroplasty

  • Nikolaos Roidis
  • Athanasios Pollalis


Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that places new bone or a replacement material into spaces between or around fractured bone or in bone defects to aid in healing. Bone grafting is used to repair bone fractures that are extremely complex, pose a significant risk to the patient, or fail to heal properly. It is also used to help fusion between vertebrae, correct deformities, or provide structural support for fractures of the spine. In addition to fracture repair, bone grafting is used to repair defects in bone caused by congenital disorders, traumatic injury, or complex reconstructive surgery.


Bone Graft Aseptic Loosening Allograft Bone Demineralized Bone Matrix Acetabular Revision 
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  1. 1.Third Orthopaedic DepartmentKAT HospitalAthensGreece

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