Bioceramics and Alternative Bearings in Joint Arthroplasty

Part of the Ceramics in Orthopaedics book series (CIO)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Keynote Address

    1. J. Black
      Pages 3-8
  3. New Developments in the Basic Science of Ceramics and other Alternative Bearings

  4. Alternative Wear Couples

  5. Clinical Results of Ceramic on Ceramic Systems

About these proceedings

Introduction

Dear Colleague and Participant in Bioceramics and Alternative Bearings In Joint Arthroplasty: 10*" International BIOLOX® Symposium We are once again very proud that we are able to present to you the proceedings of the Symposiunn as part of your registration materials. This group accomplishment has been made possible by the superb cooperation received from the speakers in sending us their manuscripts on a timely basis as well as by the supporting staff at both CeramTec and at the Publishing House in executing all of the details needed. We specially extend our most heartfelt thanks to the Scientific Committee for their assistance in evaluating and selecting the submissions as well as developing the Symposium program. We are more convinced than ever that the proceedings of this Symposium are a continuation of CeramTec's tradition of providing all members of the orthopedic surgical community with a valuable addition to your reference libraries. We hope that this book will present you with the latest and most up to date source of scientific and clinical information regarding the use of ceramics and other alternative bearings in joint replacement surgery.

Keywords

arthroplasty bioceramics cement ceramics composite fracture hip hip arthroplasty implant implantat implantation knee surgery total joint replacement trauma

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/3-7985-1540-9
  • Copyright Information Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt 2005
  • Publisher Name Steinkopff
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-7985-1518-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-7985-1540-6
  • About this book