International Journal of Biomedical Materials Research

Volume 1, Issue 2, August 2013

  • Comparisons of Release of Several Antibiotics from Antimicrobial Polymer-Coated Allograft Bone Void Filler

    Benjamin D. Brooks, Sherry N. Davidoff, David W. Grainger, Amanda E. Brooks

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 2, August 2013
    Pages: 21-25
    Received: 12 August 2013
    Published: 10 January 2014
    Abstract: Osteomyelitis remains a significant complication in orthopedic surgeries. Although infection rates remain steady at 1-3% for primary orthopedic surgeries, overall numbers of orthopedic procedures are increasing, corresponding to earlier and more frequent surgical intervention for an active, aging population. To address this dangerous surgical compl... Show More