2003

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Kurtz SM, Hozack W, Marcolongo M, Turner J, Rimnac C, Edidin A. Degradation of mechanical properties of UHMWPE acetabular liners following long-term implantation. J Arthroplasty 2003; 18:68-78.

Book Chapters

  • Kurtz SM, Turner J, Herr M, Edidin AA, Rimnac CM. Assessment of surface roughness and waviness using white light interferometry for short-term implanted, highly crosslinked acetabular components. In: Highly Crosslinked and Thermally Treated Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene For Joint Replacements. STP 1445. Kurtz SM, Gsell R, Martell J (eds), American Society for Testing and Materials, West Conshohoken, 2003.
  • Villarraga ML, Kurtz SM, Herr M, Edidin AA. Multiaxial fatigue behavior of oxidized and unoxidized UHMWPE during cyclic small punch testing at body temperature. In: Highly Crosslinked and Thermally Treated Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene For Joint Replacements. STP 1445. Kurtz SM, Gsell R, Martell J (eds), American Society for Testing and Materials, West Conshohoken, 2003.
  • Kurtz SM, Herr M, Edidin AA. The effect of specimen thickness on the mechanical behavior of UHMWPE characterized by the small punch test. In: Highly Crosslinked and Thermally Treated Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene For Joint Replacements. STP 1445. Kurtz SM, Gsell R, Martell J (eds), American Society for Testing and Materials, West Conshohoken, 2003.

Conference Papers and Abstracts

  • Kurtz SM, Hozack W, Turner J, Marcolongo M, Klimash M, Edidin A. In-vivo changes to mechanical performance of UHMWPE acetabular liners following long-term implantation. Transactions of the 70th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons 2003; p. P017.
  • Kurtz SM, Turner J, Bracco P, Costa L. The effect of cholesteryl acetate absorption on the mechanical behavior of crosslinked and conventional UHMWPE. Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society 2003; 28:1423.
  • Kurtz SM, Turner J, Bracco P, Costa L. Does cholesteryl acetate absorption affect the mechanical properties of conventional and highly crosslinked UHMWPE? Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials 2003;26:42.
  • Kurtz SM, Marcolongo M, Hozack W, Turner J, Rimnac C, Kraay M, Goldberg V, Edidin A. Evidence of in vivo mechanical degradation of UHMWPE acetabular inserts. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials 2003; 26:44.