[Gel derived bioactive ceramic as bone substitute--an in vivo study].


The paper presents the histopathological and radiological study performed on a series of male, mixed-race rabbits. All rabbits had a 20 x 4 x 4 mm-bone fragment extracted from the radial bone according to a modified technique by Scmitt and Weller. In the right radius bone the bone defect was filled with approximately 0.5 cm3 bioglass S2. In the left rius… (More)