In early 1960s technique Vitallium
compression plating was introduced by Luhr et al6 and after that Spiessl et al7 got inspiration from biochemical orthopaedic studies and reported great bone healing by using compression method of mandbiblr stability.
Trochanteric fractures of the femur treated by the Vitallium
McLaughlin nail and plate.
Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint with Vitallium
attempted to construct a TMJR prosthesis from principles applied to total hip replacement consisting of a vitallium
mandibular fossa plate and ramus condyle unit (14).
(3, 4) Various alloplastic materials have also been used including wooden block (Murray Carnochan, 1880), gold foil (Risdon, 1933), tantalum foil (Egners, 1946), Silastic (Robinson, 1968), proplast, Teflon, ticonium, stainless steel, acrylic, vitallium
, silicone rubber prosthesis, and total metal joint prostheses.
Two and a half years experience with a vitallium
intrmedullary hip prosthesis.
These barriers include celloidin tubes , interposition of tunica vaginalis , cellophane , vitallium
, fatty tisues, muscle and fascia , endothelial cuffs , veingrafts , stainless steel implants , monomolecular cellulose filter tubes , gastroecnemius muscle flap , stainless steel tubes [11,13], silicone-dacrone reinforced , polytetrafluroethylene (PTFE) , polyethylene tubes , silicone sheath , bovine fascia  and dacron tube .
implants are an alloy of cobalt and chrome first developed in 1932 and were very new at the time.
Pilliar, "Porous surfaced Vitallium
staples.," SouthAfrican Journal of Surgery, vol.
Comments made following the speech, "Results from using Vitallium
tubes in biliary surgery," read by H.E.
Borlase, 'Treatment for arthroplasty of the hip with vitallium
moulds', KT, June (1950), pp.110-13; C.