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ISRN Biomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 174298, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2013/174298
Research Article

Clinical and Radiographic Comparison of Oxidized Zirconium and Cobalt Chrome Femoral Components of a Single Design Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: Is the Cost Difference Justified Based on Patient Outcomes?

1University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville, 701 Grove Road, Greenville, SC 29605, USA
2Clemson University Biomedical Engineering Innovation Campus, 200 Patewood Drive, Greenville, SC 29615, USA
3Greenville Health System, Department of Orthopedics, University of South Carolina SOM, 2nd Floor Support Tower, 701 Grove Road, P.O. Box 27114, Greenville, SC 29616, USA

Received 20 August 2013; Accepted 20 October 2013

Academic Editors: V. K. Balla, E. Gómez-Barrena, and B. Yang

Copyright © 2013 Geevan George 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.

How to Cite this Article

Geevan George, Nicole Durig, Stewart Lee, Stephanie Tanner, Rebecca Snider, and Thomas Pace, “Clinical and Radiographic Comparison of Oxidized Zirconium and Cobalt Chrome Femoral Components of a Single Design Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: Is the Cost Difference Justified Based on Patient Outcomes?,” ISRN Biomaterials, vol. 2013, Article ID 174298, 7 pages, 2013. doi:10.5402/2013/174298