Fracture Forces in Femurs Implanted with PMMA

  1. R.J. Narayan,
  2. P.N. Kumta and
  3. W.R. Wagner
  1. Dan Dragomir-Daescu1,
  2. Hilary E. Brown1,
  3. Nadia Anguiano-Wehde1,
  4. Sean McEligot1,
  5. Michael J. Burke1,
  6. Kevin E. Bennet1,
  7. James T. Bronk2 and
  8. Mark E. Bolander2

Published Online: 21 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470538357.ch10

Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials

Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials

How to Cite

Dragomir-Daescu, D., Brown, H. E., Anguiano-Wehde, N., McEligot, S., Burke, M. J., Bennet, K. E., Bronk, J. T. and Bolander, M. E. (2009) Fracture Forces in Femurs Implanted with PMMA, in Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials (eds R.J. Narayan, P.N. Kumta and W.R. Wagner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470538357.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Engineering, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470408476

Online ISBN: 9780470538357

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Keywords:

  • femurs;
  • osteoporosis;
  • hip fracture;
  • femoral augmentation;
  • bone cement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials and Methods

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Acknowledgments