Alumina ceramic bearings for total hip arthroplasty

James D'Antonio, William Capello, Michael Manley

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Abstract

This article presents an experience with alumina ceramic bearings involving the use of improved ceramic materials as well as new design considerations. The alumina-alumina ceramic hard bearing is a safe option for the younger, more active patient.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)39-46
Number of pages8
JournalOrthopedics
Volume26
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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D'Antonio, J., Capello, W., & Manley, M. (2003). Alumina ceramic bearings for total hip arthroplasty. Orthopedics, 26(1), 39-46.