The evolution of cranioplasty techniques is described. A cranioplasty technique is presented that incorporates metallic mesh within acrylic and utilizes the principle of rigid fixation to avoid micromotion at the alloplastic-bone interface. Six procedures have been completed without complications.
|Number of pages
|Journal of Craniofacial Surgery
|Published - Sep 1994
- Rigid fixation
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