Reference 2018-566

REF:           2018-566

Subject:       Bone Grafts

 

Request:

  1. Does your organisation use commercially available Bone Grafts such as Synthetic Bone Grafts or Demineralised Bone Matrix (DBM’s) for Orthopaedic Spine, Trauma or Orthopaedic Surgery?
  2. If so, how much did your organisation spend on bone grafts for the period of 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017?
  3. If your organisation used commercially available Bone Graft between the period 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017, which brand(s) bone graft did you use?

To make your research easier, I have listed all commonly used commercially available Bone Grafts that you can cross reference:

  • Actifuse ABX
  • Bio4
  • Beta-bsm
  • Cerament
  • Chronos
  • Conduit
  • DBM
  • DBX
  • Equivabone
  • FiberStack
  • Genex
  • Grafton
  • Healos
  • Hydroset
  • i-factor
  • Infuse
  • NovaBone
  • Mastergraft
  • Pro-Osteon
  • StaGraft
  • Vitoss
  • YGamma-bsm

4. How many units of each brand of commercially available Bone Graft did you use?

 

 

Response:

1. Does your organisation use commercially available Bone Grafts such as Synthetic Bone Grafts or Demineralised Bone Matrix (DBM’s) for Orthopaedic Spine, Trauma or Orthopaedic Surgery? Yes
2. If so, how much did your organisation spend on bone grafts for the period of 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017? Just under £28,000
3. If your organisation used commercially available Bone Graft between the period 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017, which brand(s) bone graft did you use? Tutobone which we purchase from Westcott Medical. This was purchased 27 times in total during 2017.

 

Fresh Femoral Heads (sale or return) from National Blood Services in Liverpool. This was purchased 19 times in total during 2017.

4. How many units of each brand of commercially available Bone Graft did you use?