Factors stimulating bone formation

  title={Factors stimulating bone formation},
  author={Martin Lind and Cody B{\"u}nger},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
The aim of this review is to describe major approaches for stimulating bone healing and to review other factors affecting bone healing. Spinal bone fusion after surgery is a demanding process requiring optimal conditions for clinical success. Bone formation and healing can be enhanced through various methods. Experimental studies have revealed an array of stimulative measures. These include biochemical stimulation by use of hormones and growth factors, physical stimulation through mechanical… CONTINUE READING


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