Craniofacial reconstruction with poly(methyl methacrylate) customized cranial implants.

@article{Huang2015CraniofacialRW,
  title={Craniofacial reconstruction with poly(methyl methacrylate) customized cranial implants.},
  author={Gary J. Huang and Susan Zhong and Srinivas M Susarla and Edward W. Swanson and Judy Huang and Chad R. Gordon},
  journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={64-70}
}
BACKGROUND Secondary cranioplasty with customized craniofacial implants (CCIs) are often used to restore cerebral protection and reverse syndromes of the trephined, and for reconstruction of acquired cranial deformities. The 2 most widely used implant materials are polyetheretherketone and poly(methylmethacrylate) (PMMA). Previous series with CCIs report… CONTINUE READING