Thirty Years Experience with all Ceramic Bearings

  • L. Sedel
Conference paper
Part of the Ceramics in Orthopaedics book series (CIO)


To overcome the problem of foreign body reactions to polyethylene debris generated by sliding couple in total hip replacement, we did implant since 1977 an alumina (AI2O3) against alumina bearings total hip prosthesis.


Foreign Body Reaction Percent Interval Confidence Titanium Mesh Cementless Stem Alumina Liner 
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