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Calcium Phosphate Bone Injections During Knee, Hip, or Ankle Repairs in Adults: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines

Last updated: February 15, 2020
Project Number: RB1428-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Device
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of calcium phosphate bone injections during knee, hip, or ankle repairs in adults?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of calcium phosphate bone injection during knee, hip, or ankle repairs in adults?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of calcium phosphate bone substitutes prior to knee, hip, or ankle repairs in adults?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the clinical effectiveness or cost-effectiveness of calcium phosphate bone injections during knee, hip, or ankle repairs in adults. In addition, no evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of calcium phosphate bone substitutes prior to knee, hip, or ankle repairs in adults.​