Simulation by Finite Elements of Bone Remodelling After Implantation of Femoral Stems

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In the past 20th century, during the sixties, a successful replacement of a pathologic hip joint was finally achieved. It was the first arthroplasty of the hip providing a good functional outcome. This new technique was described by Charnley in 1961 (Charnley, 1961). Two materials were then introduced in the orthopedic surgery, the polyethylene and the… (More)

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