calcium sulfate cement

calcium sulfate cement

A cement that depends primarily on the hydration of calcium sulfate for its setting and hardening properties; includes Keene’s cement, Parian cement, plaster of paris.
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Both of these problems can be reduced by adding calcium phosphates into the calcium sulfate cements.
For intra-articular fractures with joint surface depression and crushing of metaphyseal bone, both calcium phosphate and calcium sulfate cements have demonstrated clinical effectiveness that may surpass cancellous autograft.