The Bioceramic Implant: Evaluation of Implant Exposures in 419 Implants

@article{Jordan2010TheBI,
  title={The Bioceramic Implant: Evaluation of Implant Exposures in 419 Implants},
  author={David R. Jordan and Stephen R. Klapper and Steven M. Gilberg and Jonathan J. Dutton and Amy Wai-yee Wong and Louise A. Mawn},
  journal={Ophthalmic Plastic \& Reconstructive Surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={26},
  pages={80-82}
}
Purpose: To compare the rate of exposure in the immediate 3-month postoperative follow-up period with the rate of exposure after the immediate postoperative period in 419 anophthalmic patients with a bioceramic (aluminum oxide) orbital implant. Methods: This is a retrospective, clinical case series of 419 patients who received a bioceramic orbital implant. All patients who presented to five oculofacial surgeons (D.J., S.G., J.D., S.K., L.M.) from January 1, 2000, to June 1, 2007, who received a… 

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