Affiliation: University of Rostock
- Analysis of the release characteristics of cu-treated antimicrobial implant surfaces using atomic absorption spectrometryCarmen Zietz
Biomechanics and Implant Technology Research Laboratory, Department of Orhtopeadics, University of Rostock, Doberaner Stra β e 142, 18057 Rostock, Germany
Bioinorg Chem Appl 2012:850390. 2012..The test fluid as well as the surface roughness can alter the Cu release significantly, whereby the highest Cu release was determined for samples with corundum-blasted surfaces stored in cell medium...
- Evaluation of osseointegration of titanium alloyed implants modified by plasma polymerizationCarolin Gabler
Biomechanics and Implant Technology Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, University Medical Center Rostock, Doberaner Straße 142, 18057 Rostock, Germany
Int J Mol Sci 15:2454-64. 2014..5%) and implants with PPEDA a significantly increased BIC (63.7%). In conclusion, plasma polymer coatings demonstrate enhanced cell adhesion and bone ongrowth compared to uncoated titanium surfaces. ..
- Wear testing and particle characterisation of sequentially crosslinked polyethylene acetabular liners using different femoral head sizesCarmen Zietz
Biomechanics and Implant Technology Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, University Medicine Rostock, Doberaner Straße 142, 18057, Rostock, Germany
J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:2057-65. 2013..Significant differences were observed for particle morphology but not for the number of particles when comparing non-crosslinked and crosslinked polyethylene...
- Third-body abrasive wear of tibial polyethylene inserts combined with metallic and ceramic femoral components in a knee simulator studyCarmen Zietz
Department of Orthopedics, University Medicine Rostock, 18057 Rostock, Germany
Int J Artif Organs 36:47-55. 2013..The objective of this experimental study was to determine the wear of tibial polyethylene inserts combined with metallic and ceramic femoral components under third-body wear conditions initiated by bone cement particles. ..
- Comparison of cross-sections of different femoral components for revision total knee replacementCarmen Zietz
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 20:32-6. 2012..PURPOSE. To compare the inner contour of the femoral component of 10 total knee replacement (TKR) designs for possible exchange in use...
- [Influence of acetabular cup design on the primary implant stability : an experimental and numerical analysis]C Zietz
Orthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitat Rostock, Doberaner Strasse 142, 18057, Rostock, Deutschland
Orthopade 38:1097-105. 2009..The aim of this study was to analyse the design of cementless press-fit cups as an influencing factor of primary stability...
- Advanced material modelling in numerical simulation of primary acetabular press-fit cup stabilityR Souffrant
Biomechanics and Implant Technology Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 15:787-93. 2012..However, the validated material model provides the opportunity for subsequent parametric numerical studies...
- Total knee replacement system with a ceramic femoral component versus two traditional metallic designs: a prospective short-term studyPhilipp Bergschmidt
Department of Orthopaedics, University Medicine Rostock, Rostock, Germany
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 21:294-9. 2013..To compare the short-term outcome of the Multigen Plus system using a symmetric ceramic femoral component with that of 2 metallic total knee replacement (TKR) systems...