Bone allograft contamination in multiorgan and tissue donors

  title={Bone allograft contamination in multiorgan and tissue donors},
  author={Josep Maria Segur and Santiago Suso and Sebastian Garc{\'i}a and Andr{\'e}s Combal{\'i}a and Roberto Ramon},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
Multiorgan and tissue donors offer a large quantity and high quality of bone allograft that cannot be obtained from living donors. The risk of bone contamination must be borne in mind if secondary sterilization is not performed. The bacteriological cultures of 270 bone segments obtained from 53 multiorgan or tissue donors were analysed to study the… CONTINUE READING