The effect of an intramedullary implant with a static magnetic field on the healing of the osteotomised rabbit femur


Static magnetic fields are a type of electromagnetic fields used in clinical practice. To ascertain what effect a static magnetic intramedullary device implanted in the rabbit femur had on fracture healing, 20 male New Zealand white rabbits with magnetic/nonmagnetic intramedullary implants were examined histologically, radiologically and for bone mineral… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00264-009-0932-9


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