Morbidity of harvesting of bone grafts from the iliac crest for preprosthetic augmentation procedures: a prospective study.

@article{Nkenke2004MorbidityOH,
  title={Morbidity of harvesting of bone grafts from the iliac crest for preprosthetic augmentation procedures: a prospective study.},
  author={Emeka Nkenke and Volker Weisbach and Ernst Winckler and Peter Kessler and Stefan Schultze-Mosgau and J. Wiltfang and Friedrich Wilhelm Neukam},
  journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={
          157-63
        }
}
It has been the aim of the present prospective clinical study to assess the morbidity following the harvest of bone from the anterior and posterior ilium in elective preprosthetic augmentations. Fifty consecutive healthy patients (30 female, 20 male, mean age 52.5+/-9.3 years, range 31 years to 65 years) underwent augmentations of implant sites by iliac crest bone grafts. The bone harvest was carried out in 25 cases from the anterior and in 25 cases from the posterior ilium. The superficial… CONTINUE READING
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