Polyethylenes

Known as: Polyethylenes [Chemical/Ingredient], Polymers, Ethylene, Homopolymers, Ethene 
Synthetic thermoplastics that are tough, flexible, inert, and resistant to chemicals and electrical current. They are often used as biocompatible… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
UNLABELLED Restoration of femoral offset and acetabular inclination may have an effect on polyethylene (PE) wear in THA. We… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Exploring Ocean Animal Trajectory Pattern via 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Polyethylene wear contributes substantially to both periprosthetic osteolysis and aseptic loosening after total hip… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To compare the in vivo tissue distribution of folate-targeted liposomes (FTLs) injected i.v. in mice bearing folate… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Increasing cross-linking has been shown in vitro and in vivo to improve markedly the wear resistance of ultra-high-molecular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Crosslinking has been shown to improve the wear resistance of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene in both in vitro and… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Osteolysis induced by ultra high molecular weight polyethylene wear debris is one of the primary factors limiting the lifespan of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Fifty-five unconstrained polyethylene tibial inserts were retrieved at revision total knee arthroplasty and examined for evidence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
To administer drugs into the spinal subarachnoid space of unanesthetized and intact rats and rabbits, a procedure is described… (More)
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Rats with hippocampal damage are reported to be hyperactive in novel environments, 'perseverative' and resistant to extinction on… (More)
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