Radiopaque UHMWPE sublaminar cables for spinal deformity correction: Preclinical mechanical and radiopacifier leaching assessment

Alex K. Roth, Karlien Boon-Ceelen, Harold Smelt, Bert van Rietbergen, Paul C. Willems, Lodewijk W. van Rhijn, Jacobus J. Arts

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)771-779
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-applied Biomaterials
Volume106
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2018

Keywords

  • radiopaque
  • UHMWPE fibers
  • sublaminar cables
  • bismuth oxide
  • spinal deformity
  • ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS
  • MINERAL TRIOXIDE AGGREGATE
  • WEIGHT POLYETHYLENE TAPE
  • EARLY-ONSET SCOLIOSIS
  • PEDICLE SCREWS
  • BISMUTH SUBCITRATE
  • UNIVERSAL CLAMP
  • BONE CEMENTS
  • IN-VITRO
  • TOXICITY

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