The role of surface pre-treatment on the microstructure, corrosion and fretting corrosion of cemented femoral stems

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Bryant, M; Farrar, R; Freeman, R; Brummitt, K; Neville, A;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier

The use of cemented femoral stems is common practice worldwide with strong clinical data supporting their use. Over the years, different surface processing techniques have been employed to enhance the performance of the stem-cement interface. As a result different clini... View more
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