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Hip Prostheses Safely Fixed, Fraunhofer Institut für Physikalische Messtechnik Study


1/27/2009 8:04:31 AM

Medical News Today -- Artificial hip joints are firmly anchored to the patient's damaged bone by screws. But which parts of the bone will safely hold the screws in place? A simulation model is to calculate the strength of the bone from computer tomography images.



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