[Stimulation of bone healing with growth factors in orthopedic surgery].

@article{Lind2000StimulationOB,
  title={[Stimulation of bone healing with growth factors in orthopedic surgery].},
  author={Martin Lind and Malene Laursen and Thomas Bo Jensen and S\oren Overgaard and Kjeld S\oballe and Cody Eric B{\"u}nger},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  year={2000},
  volume={162 47},
  pages={6399-403}
}
Growth factors with specific effects on bone cells have been known of for more than a decade. Clinical usage of growth factors has recently become possible due to recombinant gene technology. In vivo studies over the last five years have demonstrated that growth factors can stimulate bone formation and bone healing and these results have made growth factors… CONTINUE READING