New PDF release: Joint replacement technology, New Developments

By Peter A. Revell

ISBN-10: 142007962X

ISBN-13: 9781420079623

ISBN-10: 1845692454

ISBN-13: 9781845692452

Expanding numbers of joint revision and substitute operations force the call for for enhanced prostheses. This booklet stories advancements in joint substitute know-how, protecting the main pertinent fabrics technological know-how and engineering concerns in addition to particular joints, scientific trial effects and sterilization suggestions. It discusses biomechanics, tribology, and the chemical setting of the physique. The textual content surveys fabrics and engineering of joint substitute. the second one a part of the publication reports particular fabrics, bearing surfaces and bone cements, as well as the failure mechanisms and lifelong prediction of joints. It additionally discusses the organic surroundings and interplay of alternative joints.

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Therefore, the essence of the computational wear modelling is the coupling between contact mechanics and wear. It should be pointed out that the predicted wear volume is fixed for a chosen wear factor, for a given set of kinematics and particular loading conditions. However, both the linear wear and wear scar are independent parameters and can provide further useful information and validation. The key to the computational wear prediction is the wear factor. A simple pin-on-plate machine, which is usually used to obtain wear factors, may not replicate the lubrication condition, which can be important for some bearing surfaces such as metal-on-metal combinations.

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