[Bioactive glass ceramics in the surgery of the nasal septum and paranasal sinuses (author's transl)].

@article{Reck1980BioactiveGC,
  title={[Bioactive glass ceramics in the surgery of the nasal septum and paranasal sinuses (author's transl)].},
  author={Ruth A. Reck and H Br{\"o}mer and K K Deutscher},
  journal={Laryngologie, Rhinologie, Otologie},
  year={1980},
  volume={59 2},
  pages={108-10}
}
In 38 rabbits defects of the bridge of the nose or the nasal septum were reconstructed by means of glass ceramic implants. Over a 15 months follow-up period no inflammatory reaction was observed. The mucoperichondrium remains unchanged over the implant and mucosa defects up to one square centimeter close over it. A bone lamina inserts between the… CONTINUE READING