- Tissue transplantation. // Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS109
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Development of a regional bone bank,' by K. Peloquin et al.
- NOTC banking on support for health project. Wareing, Andrew // Northern Ontario Business;May2003, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p3B
Provides information on the feasibility of creating a bone tissue bank in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Amount of money allocated for the study; Benefits of donating bone tissues; Sources of funds.
- Bone banks. Atrah, H.I. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/11/92, Vol. 304 Issue 6819, p68
Focuses on the bone banks in regional blood transfusion centers. Reasons for using bone grafts; Consideration of femoral heads as the most commonly used bone allografts; Use of polymerase chain reaction technique in detecting bone disorders.
- Reconstruction of bone defects with impacted allograft in femoral stem revision surgery. Francés, Alberto; Moro, Enrique; Cebrian, Juan-Luis; Marco, Fernando; García-López, Antonio; Serfaty, David; López-Durán, Luis // International Orthopaedics;Aug2007, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p457
A retrospective clinical review was done on 54 revision hip patients. Radiological analysis examined the Gross and AAOS classifications, stem position, cement mantles, allograft and evolution (subsidence, resorption and remodelling). The Harris Hip score was used for clinical assessment. We used...
- Zulassung einer klinikeigenen Knochenbank. Jung, S.; Wernerus, D.; Reichel, H. // Der OrthopÃ¤de;Mar2012, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p217
The new tissue laws of 2007 created a completely new situation for German musculoskeletal tissue banks. The objective of the new regulations in the recent German tissue act is to improve safety by reducing the risk of transmission of viral and nonviral diseases. Since 2007 tissue banks have to...
- Banco de hueso y tejidos: Alta tecnologÃa disponible para los ortopedistas mexicanos. de la Garza Páez, Carlos; Lemus, Óscar Fernando Mendoza; Martínez, Ricardo Galván; Navarro, Rafael Arturo Briseño; Lozano, Eduardo Álvarez // Acta Ortopedica Mexicana;nov/dic2004, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p261
Introduction. One of the most important technologies developed in the last fifty years has been the tissue and bone banking technology, this technology has allowed an important improvement in treatment of multiple diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Historic background. The first successful...
- Banking on bones. // Australian Nursing Journal;Sep2003, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p5
Reports the establishment of a bone bank at the Canberra Hospital in the Australian Capital Territory in 2003. Significance of its establishment; Overview of how the bone bank operates; Remarks from registered nurse Jennifer Bryant.
- Comparisons of Musculoskeletal Complaints and Data Entry Between a Sitting and a Sit-Stand Workstation Paradigm. Husemann, Britta; Von Mach, Carolin Yvonne; Borsotto, Daniel; Zepf, Kirsten Isabel; Scharnbacher, Jutta // Human Factors;Jun2009, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p310
Background: Seated working positions are often regarded as a cause for discomfort in the musculoskeletal system. Performing work in different working positions-that is, alternating between sitting and standing (sit-stand workstation paradigm)-could help reduce physical complaints. Objective: The...
- Surgical treatment of scoliosis using allograft bone from a regional bone bank. Takaso, Masashi; Nakazawa, Toshiyuki; Imura, Takayuki; Ueno, Masaki; Saito, Wataru; Shintani, Ryousuke; Fukushima, Kensuke; Toyama, Masahiro; Sukegawa, Kouji; Okada, Takamitsu; Fukuda, Michinari // Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery;Feb2011, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p149
Introduction: Routine spinal fusion techniques have involved removal of all soft tissues and articular facets, decortication of all posterior elements, and application of bone graft to the fusion area. Bone grafting has been performed mainly using the patient's own bone (autograft bone), most...