ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene

Known as: UHMWPE, UHMWPE polyethylene, ultra-high MW polyethylene 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
Wear particle-induced osteolysis is a major concern in hip implant failure. Therefore, recent research work has focussed on wear… (More)
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2013
2013
Nano-scratch behavior of ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) reinforced with graphene nanoplatelet (GNP) in varying… (More)
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2010
2010
The development of optimized hip joint materials is one of the most challenging opportunities in prosthetic technologies. In… (More)
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2009
2009
There is considerable interest in characterization of wear debris from polyethylene (UHMWPE) bearing components used in total… (More)
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2006
2006
To prolong the life of total joint replacements, highly crosslinked ultra-high molecular weight polyethylenes (UHMWPEs) have been… (More)
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2005
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2005
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2002
2002
Three series of uniaxial tension and compression tests were conducted on two conventional and two highly crosslinked ultra-high… (More)
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1998
1998
The yielding, plastic flow, and fracture behavior of UHMWPE plays an important role in wear and failure mechanisms of total joint… (More)
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1996
1996
The mechanistic and morphological origins of microscopic wear debris generated from UHMWPE articular surfaces in total joint… (More)
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1994
1994
The preconditioned stress relaxation behavior of irradiated ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE), a commonly used… (More)
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