Computer-Designed Implants for Fronto-Orbital Defect Reconstruction
20 February 2008 (online)
Patients with complex defects of the frontal and orbital regions present a myriad of problems for the reconstructive surgeon. In this review, options that allow state-of-the-art reconstruction using computer-assisted implants will be illustrated. The advantages of such implants created with computer assistance will be reviewed as well as indications for their use.
Computer generation - computer models - porous polyethylene - cranial defects - orbital defects