Table 3: Table showing methods of implantation of prosthesis into allograft to form the allograft prosthesis composite (APC) and methods for securing APC to distal host femur. NR: not reported. Study numbers correlate with Table 1.

StudyAllograft-prosthesis fixationAPC-host bone fixation

1CementedUncemented
2CementedCemented
3CementedCemented
4Cemented (16), uncemented (2)Cemented(14), Uncemented(2), + plating(2)
5UncementedUncemented + plating
6CementedUncemented
7CementedCemented
8CementedUncemented (44), cemented (22)
9CementedUncemented (12), cemented (3)
10NRNR
11CementedCemented
12CementedUncemented
13CementedVaried
14CementedUncemented
15CementedUncemented + plating
16CementedUncemented (13), cemented (2), + plating