Topic Fretting and Corrosion

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How to reduce fretting corrosion

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”

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AAHKS 2017 update on fretting corrosion

2018-01-25_aahks-2017-update-on-fretting-corrosion.pdf

“The New Disease Fretting Corrosion”

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Impaction forces might contribute to trunnion corrosion

aaos-highlights-from-the-annual-meeting-2017.pdf

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Addressing Taper Corrosion Issues

2016-12-20_addressing-tapercorrosion-issues.pdf

Steven Kurtz, PhD, Drexel University and Exponent, Philadelphia, USA

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Ceramics against Fretting Corrosion

2016-08-22_end-of-taper-disaster.pdf

The use of ceramic ball heads decreases the risk of fretting corrosion.

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ORS on cobalt issues in hip and knee

ors_63rd_annual_meeting_summary.pdf

Congress Report: “63rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society (ORS)”

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