Rationale of the Press-Fit Cup

  • E. Morscher

Abstract

The hitherto known main problems with acetabular fixation include aseptic loosening, compromise between mobility and stability of the joint, problems with threaded cups, modular cups, screw fixation, wear, stiffness (metal backing, ceramic), osteolysis, and loss of bone stock in cases of revision.

Keywords

Titanium Porosity Migration Polyethylene Assure 

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