This series has now established itself as the leading publication
on the multi-disciplinary subject of tissue banking. The high
quality of the contributors and the broad coverage of the subject
have continued in Volume 4. The material given in this volume is
not presented anywhere else as systematically or as
The essential feature in establishing confidence in the quality
and safety of allografts is the manufacturing quality system
utilised. This volume describes the most recent approach to good
Throughout the world, the old cottage approach to tissue banking
is being abandoned, mainly due to the insistence by regulatory
authorities that he procedures should be standardised and rigorous
infection control applied. The experience in a number of counties
is described in this volume, giving the reader quick access to
developments in Argentina, Finland, Indonesia, Scotland and France.
These represent a geographical and cultural spread of the
A balance needs to be struck between the use of allografts and
of bone substitutes, depending on the clinical condition and the
availability of grafts in a particular situation. The subject areas
-- such as mandibular reconstruction, spinal surgery, surgery and
reconstruction of bone tumours and acetabular revision -- covered
in this volume demonstrate the universality of this technique. The
use of allografts of the repair of knee ligaments has been and
remains a controversial subject. The contributions on this subject
will surely be and important and positive addition to this
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!