Systematic reviews


  • The material and biological characteristics of osteoinductive calcium phosphate ceramics. Tang Z, Li X, Tan Y, Fan H, Zhang X. Regen Biomater. 2018 Feb;5(1):43-59. doi: 10.1093/rb/rbx024.
  • Current Concepts in Scaffolding for Bone Tissue Engineering.
    Ghassemi T, Shahroodi A, Ebrahimzadeh MH, Mousavian A, Movaffagh J, Moradi A.
    Arch Bone Jt Surg. 2018 Mar;6(2):90-99. Review.


  • Biomaterials and Bioactive Agents in Spinal Fusion. Duarte RM, Varanda P, Reis RL, Duarte ARC, Correia-Pinto J. Tissue Eng Part B Rev. 2017 Dec;23(6):540-551. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEB.2017.0072.
  • Hydroxyapatite/beta-tricalcium phosphate biphasic ceramics as regenerative material for the repair of complex bone defects. Rh Owen G, Dard M, Larjava H.
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2017 Dec 20. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34049.
  • Bioactive calcium phosphate-based glasses and ceramics and their biomedical applications: A review. Islam MT, Felfel RM, Abou Neel EA, Grant DM, Ahmed I, Hossain KMZ. J Tissue Eng. 2017 Jul 21;8:2041731417719170. doi: 10.1177/2041731417719170. eCollection 2017
  • The available evidence on demineralised bone matrix in trauma and orthopaedic surgery: A systematic review. van der Stok J, Hartholt KA, Schoenmakers DAL, Arts JJC. Bone Joint Res. 2017 Jul;6(7):423-432. doi: 10.1302/2046-3758.67.BJR-2017-0027.R1.
  • Biphasic calcium phosphate ceramics for bone reconstruction: A review of biological response. Bouler JM, Pilet P, Gauthier O, Verron E. Acta Biomater. 2017 Apr 15;53:1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2017.01.076.
  • Biodegradable ceramic-polymer composites for biomedical applications: A review.
    Dziadek M, Stodolak-Zych E, Cholewa-Kowalska K. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2017 Feb 1;71:1175-1191. doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2016.10.014.


  • Design and characterization of calcium phosphate ceramic scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. Denry I, Kuhn LT. Dent Mater. 2016 Jan;32(1):43-53. doi: 10.1016/
  • Clinical Application of Antimicrobial Bone Graft Substitute in Osteomyelitis Treatment: A Systematic Review of Different Bone Graft Substitutes Available in Clinical Treatment of Osteomyelitis. van Vugt TA, Geurts J, Arts JJ.
    Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:6984656. doi: 10.1155/2016/6984656.


  • Clinical Applications of S53P4 Bioactive Glass in Bone Healing and Osteomyelitic Treatment: A Literature Review. van Gestel NA, Geurts J, Hulsen DJ, van Rietbergen B, Hofmann S, Arts JJ. Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:684826. doi: 10.1155/2015/684826.


  • Bone substitutes in orthopaedic surgery: from basic science to clinical practice.
    Campana V, Milano G, Pagano E, Barba M, Cicione C, Salonna G, Lattanzi W, Logroscino G. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2014 Oct;25(10):2445-61. doi: 10.1007/s10856-014-5240-2.


  • Calcium phosphate ceramics in bone tissue engineering: a review of properties and their influence on cell behavior. Samavedi S, Whittington AR, Goldstein AS.
    Acta Biomater. 2013 Sep;9(9):8037-45. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2013.06.014.