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Bone Healing

  • K. Osman
  • Ayman Gabr
  • Fares S. HaddadEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Orthopaedic Study Guide Series book series (ORTHSTUDY)

Abstract

Bone healing is a continual process that is initiated at the time of the initial injury or fracture and is completed with the establishment of mature lamellar bone and repopulation of the bone marrow.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of BiosciencesUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamUK
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity College London HospitalsLondonUK
  3. 3.Institute of Sport, Exercise and HealthUniversity College HospitalLondonUK

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