Orthopaedic trauma surgery

Bioactive glass S53P4 and autograft bone in treatment of depressed tibial plateau frac­tures. A prospective randomized 11-year follow-up.
Pernaa K, Koski I, Mattila K, Gullichsen E, Heikkilä J, Aho AJ, Lindfors N. J Long-term Eff Med Impl. 2011;21(2):139-148.

Bioactive glass granules: a suitable bone substitute material in the operative treatment of depressed lateral tibial plateau fractures: a prospective, randomized 1 year follow-up study.
Heikkilä JT, Kukkonen J, Aho AJ, Moisander S, Kyyrönen T, Mattila K. J Mater Sci: Mater Med. 2011;22(4):1073-1080.

Our short-term experience with the use of S53P4 (BonAlive®) bioactive glass as a bone graft substitute.
Gergely I, Nagy Ö, Zagyva Ancuţa, Zuh SGy, Russu OM, Pop TS. Acta Medica Marisiensis. 2011;57(6):627-630. (An open access journal)

Instrumented spondylodesis in degenerative spondylolisthesis with bioactive glass and autologous bone. A prospective 11-year follow-up.
Frantzén J, Rantakokko J, Aro H, Heinänen J, Kajander S, Koski I, Gullichsen E, Kotilainen E, Lindfors N. J
Spinal Disorder Tech. 2011;24(7):455-461.

Posterolateral spondylodesis using bioactive glass S53P4 and autogenous bone in instru­mented unstable lumbar spine burst fractures - A prospective 10-year follow-up study.
Rantakokko J, Frantzén J, Heinänen J, Kajander S, Kotilainen E, Gullichsen E, Lindfors N. Scan J Surg. 2012;101(1):66–71.