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Advances in Tribology
Volume 2009, Article ID 250986, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/250986
Review Article

Significance of Tribocorrosion in Biomedical Applications: Overview and Current Status

1Section of Tribology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte 574 110, Karnataka, India
3Department of Materials Science and Engineering II, University of Duisburg-Essen, Lotharstr 1, 47057 Duisburg, Germany

Received 10 June 2009; Accepted 6 October 2009

Academic Editor: Braham Prakash

Copyright © 2009 M. T. Mathew et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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