Management of contaminated bone grafts: an experimental in vitro study.

OBJECTIVES This study tested various protocols for bone decontamination after bacterial contact to determine if these treatments altered bone structure. STUDY DESIGN Femurs from five Sprague-Dawley rats were sectioned and separated into eight groups. These were contaminated in a broth containing Pseudomonas aeroginosa and Staphylococcus aureus… CONTINUE READING