Overview of safety issues concerning the preparation and processing of soft-tissue allografts.

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With the increasing use of allograft tissue and the recent infections found in patients undergoing surgical procedures, the current practices that prepare grafts for implantation must be examined. Initially, most tissue banks harvest allografts aseptically. There are many steps in the different techniques of preparation and processing of allograft tissue… (More)

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@article{Vangsness2006OverviewOS, title={Overview of safety issues concerning the preparation and processing of soft-tissue allografts.}, author={C Thomas Vangsness and Phillip P. Wagner and Tillman M Moore and Michael R Roberts}, journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association}, year={2006}, volume={22 12}, pages={1351-8} }