Best of 2007: Top 5

Trace, Robert
January 2008
Orthopaedics Today/International Edition;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p12
The article focuses on the top research and issues in orthopedics in 2007. British and Australian researchers identified learning curve to perform hip resurfacing arthroplasty accurately. An increase in the number of musculoskeletal medicine meetings and courses offered was observed. In a British investigation, clinical test results of ceramic-on-metal hip replacements demonstrated decreased wear and friction as compared to metal-on-metal replacements.


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