Hipstar™ a cementless hip system with a new surface for osteointegration

R. Lass, A. Kolb, G. Reinisch & R. Kotz
Objective: The failure of total hip systems caused by wear particle induced loosening has focused interest on factors potentially affecting wear rate. The cementless fixation of implants into the bone avoids the release of cement particles and has been broadly used for many decades. Remnants of the [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]