Schematic representation of the methodology for sample analyses. Epson 2480 Scanner, 600dpi of resolution. a) The specimens were embedded in PMMA and cut along the coronal plane, b) sections containing the implants were used for histology and histomorphometric measurement (BIC), c) after the removal of the prosthesis, d) two bone compartments (A and B) were used for μCT, e) thinned and processed for routine histological and histomorphometric analyses.
Salamanna et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013 14:47 doi:10.1186/1471-2474-14-47