Biodegradable internal fixation.

  title={Biodegradable internal fixation.},
  author={M L Strycker},
  journal={The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons},
  volume={34 1},
  • M L Strycker
  • Published 1995 in
    The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official…
The objective of this article was to assess the value of the use of biodegradable materials in internal fracture fixation according to the current literature. Research methods included a computerized Medline search and a hand check of references of identified articles. Also, a complete reference list was obtained from the manufacturer of Biofix (Bioscience Ltd., Tampere, Finland). The reviewers abstracted descriptive information about population, materials, complications, follow-up times in… CONTINUE READING