Oxidized zirconium versus cobalt-chromium in TKA: Profilometry of retrieved femoral components knee Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Knee Joint
  • Knee Prosthesis
  • Prosthesis Design
  • Prosthesis Failure

abstract

  • Bearing surfaces are typically damaged in vivo. The extent of damage is variable between patients and implants; however, rougher surfaces should be associated with more wear. Whether the differences observed in our study prove meaningful requires long-term clinical data.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3889451

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11999-013-3078-4

PubMed ID

  • 23709275

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 277

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 472

number

  • 1