The hydroxyapatite orbital implant: A prospective study

  title={The hydroxyapatite orbital implant: A prospective study},
  author={Jane L. Ashworth and Maire Rhatigan and Raghavan G Sampath and Robin Brammar and Sydney Sunderland and Brian Leatherbarrow},
The hydroxyapatite orbital implant was first released for use as an orbital implant in humans in August 1989. It has been shown to be well tolerated, providing good motility of the artificial eye with a low complication rate when used as a primary implant.1 This prospective study evaluated the hydroxyapatite orbital implant used as both a primary and a… CONTINUE READING