This section concerns all aspects of orthopedic treatments for musculoskeletal disorders including but not limited to: orthopedic surgery and related biomechanics, non-surgical orthoses, and tissue engineering.
Metal debris concentrations in soft tissues adjacent to loosened femoral stems is higher in uncemented than cemented implants
There are still many questions related to aseptic femoral stem loosening. Systemic and local immune responses to the implanted “foreign body” is one of the reasons for loosening. The purpose of the study was t...
Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2014 15:267