A special issue of the Journal of the AAOS highlights the latest findings on the clinical, biological, and biomedical engineering aspects of wear and osteolysis. Several of the HSS medical staff were involved in this AAOS/NIH symposium chaired by Timothy Wright, PhD, the director of biomechanics at HSS.
Some of the articles included in this supplement written by HSS staff include:
What experimental approaches (eg, in vivo, in vitro, tissue retrieval) are effective in investigating the biologic effects of particles? [read full text]
Mathias Bostrom, MD and Regis O’Keefe, MD, PhD
For the full table of contents and links to all the articles, please visit: Journal of the AAOS, July 2008, Volume 16, Supplement 1.