CERAMENT™ | BONE VOID FILLER

CERAMENT™ | BONE VOID FILLER is an injectable synthetic bone graft substitute combining two natural materials–hydroxyapatite and calcium sulphate–with a radiopacity enhancing agent. The composition includes 40% Hydroxyapatite, 60% Calcium Sulphate, and liquid radiopacity enhancing component containing Iohexol.

User Friendly

  • Simple handling and mixing

Injectable

  • Allows the material to be injected into cavities or drill holes through narrow gauge needles or delivery systems1,2,3

Radiopaque

  • For precise deposition of the material into the defect site2

Bioactive

  • Enhances direct contact between implant and bone1,4

Osteoconductive

  • Calcium sulphate matrix with embedded hydroxyapatite particles creates an osteoconductive framework allowing for new bone formation1,2,3,4

Mimics Bone

  • Designed to mimic the properties of cancellous bone in terms of stiffness and strength1,2

Long–term Scaffold

  • Hydroxyapatite particles provide a supportive long-term scaffold and maintains adequate bone strength even after the early healing phase1

CERAMENT™ is a trademark of BONESUPPORT AB.

  1. Injectable calcium sulphate and calcium phosphate substitutes; Nilsson M. Thesis, Lund, 2003, ISBN 91-628-5603-0
  2. Osteotomy of Distal Radius Fracture Malunion Using a Fast Remodeling Bone Substitute Consisting of Calcium Sulphate and Calcium Phosphate; A Abramo, M Geijer, P Kopylov, M Tägil: J Biomed Mater Res Part B: Appl Biomater 92B: 281-286, 2010
  3. Cancellous Bone Defect Healing With A Novel Bi-Phasic Calcium Sulphate Hydroyapatite Composite Injectable Bone Substitute; Voor MJ, Burden RL, Borden J, Nilsson M:
  4. Biodegradation and biocompatibility of a calcium sulphate-hydroxyapatite bone substitute; M Nilsson, J-S Wang, L Wielanek, K E Tanner, L Lidgren J Bone Joint Surg 2004;86-B:120-5 Poster presentation ORS 2010 New Orleans USA

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