Litterature on Tantalum RSA

RSA vs Histology and Grit Analysis

RSA vs. Histology

  1. Aronson A S, Hansson L I, Selvik G. Roentgen-stereophotogrammetry for determination of bone growth. Comparison with the tetracycline method. Acta Radiol (Diagn) (Stockh) 1977;18(1):87-93.
  2. Nilsson KG, Kärrholm J, Linder L. Micromotion of the femoral component in Miller-Galante knee arthroplasty. Cemented vs. cementless fixation. J Orthop Res.1995;13:347-56
  3. Nilsson KG, Cajander S, Kärrholm J. Early failure of hydroxyapatite-coating in total hip arthroplasty. Case report. Acta Orthop Scand. 1994;65(2):212-14. (see also below)
  4. Ragnarsson JI, Boquist L, Ekelund L, Kärrholm J. Instability and femoral head vitality in fractures of the femoral neck. Roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis and low field magnetic resonance imaging with correlation to histopathology. Clin Orthop In press.
  5. Ryd L, Linder L. On the correlation between micromotion and histology of the bone-cement interface. Report of three cases of knee arthroplasty followed by roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis. J Arthroplasty 1989;4(4):303-9.
  6. Ryd L, Hansson U, Blunn G, Lindstrand A, Toksvig-Larsen. Failure of partial cementation to achieve implant stability and bone ingrowth: a long-term roentgen stereophotogrammetric study of tibial components. J Orthop Res 1999 May;17(3):311-20

RSA vs. Gait analysis

  1. Hilding MB, Ryd L, Toksvig-Larsen S, Mann A, Stenstrom A. Gait affects tibial component fixation.
    J Arthroplasty. 1999 Aug; 14(5):589-93.
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