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    • Early short-term postoperative mechanical failures of current ceramic-on-ceramic bearing total hip arthroplasties 

      Fernández Fairén, Mariano; Torres Pérez, Ana; Pérez Antoñanzas, Román; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Molmeneu Trias, Meritxell; Ortiz Hernández, Mónica; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Javier (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-11-24)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Internacional de Catalunya / Hospital General Universitario Santa Lucía
      Although ceramic-on-ceramic (CoC) bearings have been shown to produce the smallest amount of wear volume in vitro as well as in vivo studies when used for total hip arthroplasties (THA), concerns about the failure of these ...
    • Two different strategies to enhance osseointegration in porous titanium: Inorganic thermo-chemical treatment versus organic coating by peptide adsorption 

      Ortiz Hernández, Mónica; Rappe, K.; Molmeneu Trias, Meritxell; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Caparrós, Cristina; Calero Martínez, José Antonio; Franch, Jordi; Fernández Fairén, Mariano; Gil, Javier (2018-08-30)
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      In this study, highly-interconnected porous titanium implants were produced by powder sintering with different porous diameters and open interconnectivity. The actual foams were produced using high cost technologies: ...