Evaluation of porous vitreous carbon or silicon implants by radiology in rat's skull

PURPOSE: Evaluate by CT the use of porous vitreous carbon (PVC) and silicon (S) implants as the replacement bone in the craniofacial skeleton of rats. METHODS: 40 rats divided in: Group A (n=20) PVC submitted to the implant of a fragment in skull. After the euthanasia, the animals were divided into...

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Publication Date:2008
Main Author: Vaccari-Mazzetti,Marcelo Paulo
Other Authors: Martins,Dulce Maria Fonseca Soares, Gomes,Paulo de Oliveira, Martins,José Luiz, Fabiani,Paulo, Kobata,Célio Toshiro
Document type: Article
Language:eng
Published: Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0102-86502008000300013
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