Mechanical and tribological behavior of silicon nitride and silicon carbon nitride coatings for total joint replacements

Mechanical and tribological behavior of silicon nitride and silicon carbon nitride coatings for total joint replacements

Author(s): M Pettersson, S Tkachenko, Susann Schmidt, Torun Berlind, S Jacobson, Lars Hultman, H Engqvist and C Persson. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2013;25(25):41–7. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2013.05.002

Total joint replacements currently have relatively high success rates at 10–15 years; however, increasing ageing and an active population places h… Read More »

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