2011

Tribology in Total Hip Arthroplasty

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ISBN: 978-3-642-19428-3 (Print) 978-3-642-19429-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Basics in Tribology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      Tribology of Hip Prostheses

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      Pages 11-24

      Biomechanics of Hip Arthroplasty

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      Pages 25-40

      Ceramic Hip Replacements: Wear Behavior Affects the Outcome – A Tribological and Clinical Approach

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      Pages 41-59

      Tribology of Metal-on-Metal Bearings

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      Pages 61-70

      Highly Cross-Linked Polyethylenes

  3. Ceramic articulations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-83

      Are Noisy Ceramic-on-Ceramic Hips Linked to Periprosthetic Bone?

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      Pages 85-90

      Noise Emissions in Total Hip Replacements, with an Emphasis on Ceramic-on-Ceramic and Ceramic-on-Metal Bearings and Different Articular Sizes

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      Pages 91-97

      Head Size in Relation to Noise Occurrence in Ceramic-on-Ceramic Bearings

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      Pages 99-109

      The Squeaking Phenomenon in Ceramic-on-Ceramic Bearings

  4. Metal articulations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

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      Pages 113-119

      Ceramic Surface Engineering of the Articulating Surfaces Effectively Minimizes Wear and Corrosion of Metal-on-Metal Hip Prostheses

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      Pages 121-132

      Retrieval Wear Analysis of Metal-on-Metal Hip Resurfacing Implants Revised Due to Pseudotumours

  5. Polyethylene articulations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-158

      Polyethylene Wear in Total Hip Arthroplasty for Suboptimal Acetabular Cup Positions and for Different Polyethylene Types: Experimental Evaluation of Wear Simulation by Finite Element Analysis Using Clinical Radiostereometric Measurements

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 159-168

      Wear Analysis of Highly Cross-Linked Polyethylene in Total Hip Arthroplasty

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      Pages 169-179

      Rates of Osteolysis in Well-Functioning Alumina-on-Highly Cross-Linked Polyethylene Bearing Cementless THA in Patients Younger than Fifty with Femoral Head Osteonecrosis

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      Pages 181-191

      Osteolysis and Aseptic Loosening: Cellular Events Near the Implant

  6. Miscellaneous

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-206

      Cushion Form Bearings in Total Hip Arthroplasty: Nature’s Approach to the Synovial Joint Problem

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      Pages 207-216

      A Novel Model to Predict Wear in an Uncemented Hip Replacement with a Ceramic on Polyethylene Bearing

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      Pages 217-228

      Comparative In Vivo Wear Measurement of Conventional and Modern Bearing Surfaces in Total Hip Replacements by the Use of POLYWARE® Computerized System

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      Book Chapter

      Pages E1-E2

      Erratum to: Chapter 15 Osteolysis and Aseptic Loosening: Cellular Events Near the Implant

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 229-233