Study published by Wight et al. in Hip Int. 2017 Nov 21;27(6):523-531. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000545.: “Evidence based recommendations for reducing head-neck taper connection fretting corrosion in hip replacement prostheses”
Study published by MacDonald et al. in the Journal of Arthroplasty 2017. Article in press http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.04.025: “Fretting and Corrosion Damage in Taper Adapter Sleeve for Ceramic Heads: a Retrieval Study”
AAHKS 2017 update on fretting corrosion2018-01-25_aahks-2017-update-on-fretting-corrosion.pdf
“The New Disease Fretting Corrosion”
Impaction forces might contribute to trunnion corrosionaaos-highlights-from-the-annual-meeting-2017.pdf
Addressing Taper Corrosion Issues2016-12-20_addressing-tapercorrosion-issues.pdf
Steven Kurtz, PhD, Drexel University and Exponent, Philadelphia, USA
Ceramics against Fretting Corrosion2016-08-22_end-of-taper-disaster.pdf
The use of ceramic ball heads decreases the risk of fretting corrosion.
Consequences of tribocorrosion2017-02-28_ista-congress-report.pdf
ORS on cobalt issues in hip and kneeors_63rd_annual_meeting_summary.pdf
Congress Report: “63rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society (ORS)”
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