1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Amager and Hvidovre Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark2 unknown
Clinical Multicenter Studies of the Wear Performance of Highly Crosslinked Remelted Polyethylene in THA
Highly crosslinked polyethylene (HXLPE) in THA was developed to reduce particle-induced periprosthetic osteolysis. A series of clinical studies were initiated to determine the clinical efficacy as judged by patient-reported scores, radiographic osteolysis, and wear analysis of one form of HXLPE.
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 2013, Vol 471, Issue 2, p. 393-402