Cancellous bone osseointegration is enhanced by loading

B. Willie, J. Han, T. Nair, N. Kelly, M. Van Der Meulen & M. Bostrom
Problem: Biophysical stimuli may be an effective therapy to counteract age-related changes in bone structure, which affect the osseointegration and thus, the primary stability of implants used in joint replacement or fracture fixation. The influence of controlled mechanical loading on osseointegration[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]