Authors: Patrick Aldinger, Taylor Williams and Erik Woodard (All Smith & Nephew)

9 March 2017

The purpose of this study was to compare the corrosion susceptibility of zirconia toughened alumina (ZTA) and DHOxZr femoral heads and Ti-6Al-4V stem tapers utilizing the accelerated corrosion test method.

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This is a link to the ORS 2017 Annual Meeting Poster No.1037.
Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS). Accelerated Fretting Corrosion Testing of Zirconia Toughened Alumina Composite Ceramic and a New Composition of Ceramicised Metal Femoral Heads.