Heterotopic Ossification – new approaches

Clement Werner, Carola Würgler-Hauri, Stefan Zimmermann, Guido Wanner & Hans-Peter Simmen
Introduction: Heterotopic ossification of soft tissue is a significantly disabling problem in orthopaedic surgery. Severe joint contracture, ankylosis, spasticity, neurovascular compression, pressure ulcers leading to significant disability may be due to heterotopic ossification. Therapeutical options[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]