Total Hip Arthroplasty: Tribological Considerations and Clinical Consequences by Karl KnahrTotal Hip Arthroplasty: Tribological Considerations and Clinical Consequences by Karl Knahr

Total Hip Arthroplasty: Tribological Considerations and Clinical Consequences

EditorKarl Knahr

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In recent years the 'Tribology Day' has become a recognized highlight of the EFORT Congress, and at the 2012 Congress in Berlin an entire day was once again devoted to tribology in total hip arthroplasty. EFORT decided that, given the wide interest in tribology, publication of the presentations would be warmly welcomed by fellow professionals who were unable to attend. The resulting book includes all presentations delivered on the day and covers a range of interesting topics. Up-to-date information is provided on the various articulating materials, and all the articulations recently used in total hip arthroplasty are discussed, with provision of clinical data. The book will be of interest not only to experienced surgeons but also to trainees and residents who wish to extend their knowledge of total hip arthroplasty.?
Karl Knahr completed his medical studies at the University of Vienna in 1971 and subsequently trained as an orthopaedic surgeon at the Orthopaedic University Clinic of Vienna. In 1988 he became Head of the 2nd Orthopaedic Department at the Orthopaedic Hospital, Vienna-Speising and in the following year he was appointed Professor of Ort...
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Title:Total Hip Arthroplasty: Tribological Considerations and Clinical ConsequencesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:242 pagesPublished:June 14, 2013Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642356524

ISBN - 13:9783642356520

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Table of Contents

Ceramic-on-Ceramic Articulations.- Metal-on-Metal Articulations.- Polyethylene - Standard and New Improvements.- Large Diameter Heads.- Clinical Aspects.