Joint Prosthesis (device)

Known as: Joint Prosthesis, joint implant, Prostheses, Joint 
Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999)
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Whether there are differences in knee anthropometry between Asian and white knees remains unclear. Three-dimensional knee models… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Treatment of joint disease that results in limited flexion is often rejected by patients in non-Western cultures whose activities… (More)
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2003
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2003
This prospective study evaluated the 5 to 8 year subjective and objective results of 42 consecutive patients who had TMJ… (More)
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2002
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2002
Mono-phase bio-ceramics (alumina and zirconia) are widely used as femoral heads in total hip replacements (THR) as an alternative… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Fifty-four Staphylococcus epidermidis strains responsible for infections of joint prostheses and 23 strains isolated from skin… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Outcome evaluations of lower extremity joint reconstructions should include an assessment of patient activity. In vivo wear… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Accumulating data suggest that the amount of use, and not simply the duration in situ, influences the wear and survival of total… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
A prospective study of 49 patients undergoing a modified 2-stage exchange arthroplasty for infected total hip and knee… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Particles of wear debris have been implicated in osteolysis around and aseptic loosening of total joint prostheses, but the… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
The exposure of bone to high temperatures has become quite common, especially with the increasing use of polymethylmethacrylate… (More)
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