Nano-Calcium Sulfate as a Local Delivery System for Antibiotics

  title={Nano-Calcium Sulfate as a Local Delivery System for Antibiotics},
  author={Hytham N Fageeh and Hoda Moussa and Abhiram Maddi and Sebastian G. Ciancio and Rosemary Dziak},
Introduction: Calcium sulfate has long been used as a bone graft substitute and recently a nano-sized product (nCS) with improved properties as an osseous scaffold has been fabricated. The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential of nCS to serve as a delivery system for antibiotics commonly used in osseous related infections. The release kinetics of… CONTINUE READING