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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 283038, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/283038
Research Article

Does Metal Transfer Differ on Retrieved Ceramic and CoCr Femoral Heads?

1Implant Research Center, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
2Exponent, Inc., Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
3Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
4Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, The Rubin Institute of Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
5The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
6Hartzband Center for Hip and Knee Replacement, Paramus, NJ 07652, USA
7Center for the Evaluation of Implant Performance, Departments of Orthopaedics and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA

Received 3 April 2015; Revised 13 July 2015; Accepted 28 July 2015

Academic Editor: Kengo Yamamoto

Copyright © 2015 Eliza K. Fredette 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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