Accession Number:

ADA291094

Title:

The Effect of Cementation and Autogenous Bone Grafting on Allograft Union and Incorporation.

Descriptive Note:

Interim performance rept. 1 Oct 94-31 Jan 95,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-01-31

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Phase I In vitro evaluation of allografthost bone constructs. Status Active. Cadaver bones have been collected and stored for subsequent testing with the custom designed nails. Phase II In vivo study - effects of cementation and cancellous graft. Immunologic mismatching and base line values for dogs radiographs, bone mineral density, and force plate analysis. Status Active. On schedule. Accomplishments i The original 32 dogs have been immunologically mismatched. We found 26 of the donor-recipient dog combinations evaluated were immunologically similar. While necessitating multiple combinations be evaluated, successful mismatches were obtained for all dogs in the study. ii Radiographic, bone mineral density, and force plate base line evaluation has been completed on all dogs. pg 1. jmd

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE