Through the looking glass; bioactive glass S53P4 (BonAlive®) in the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis.

@article{McAndrew2013ThroughTL,
  title={Through the looking glass; bioactive glass S53P4 (BonAlive®) in the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis.},
  author={James McAndrew and Catalin Iulian Efrimescu and Eoin Sheehan and Dorothy Niall},
  journal={Irish journal of medical science},
  year={2013},
  volume={182 3},
  pages={509-11}
}
BACKGROUND In terms of eradication, osteomyelitis represents one of the most challenging infective conditions in medicine and surgery. In recent years, the use of bioactive glass in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy has emerged as a viable new treatment. AIM We present a short study, from a regional orthopaedic unit, demonstrating its successful use… CONTINUE READING