The hydroxyapatite prosthesis showed its osteoconductivity and good biocompatibility. A low rate of fibrous tissue formation and a high rate of bony regeneration were found.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Laboratory of Preclinic and Surgical Studies Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute Via di Barbiano, 1/10 40136 Bologna, Italy. lucia.martini [at] ior.it
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Apr;129(4):625e-35e
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