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The Stress in Total Hip Prosthesis Femoral Stems: A Comparative Experimental Study

  • B. Weightman

Abstract

The incidence of stem fractures in total hip prostheses has apparently increased in recent years, to the extent that stem fracture is now a significant cause of late failure.

Keywords

Femoral Component Femoral Stem Maximum Tensile Stress Varus Position Acrylic Cement 
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  • B. Weightman

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