2018

Conference Papers, Abstracts and Exhibits

  • Arnholt CM, Perkins MR, Lowell JA, Kerkhof A, MacDonald DW, Mihalko WM, Kurtz SM. Damage Mechanisms in Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) Femoral Components: Revisiting Inflammatory Cell Induced Corrosion (ICIC). Poster 1004, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Arnholt CM, White JB, Higgs GB, MacDonald DW, Lowell JA, Perkins MR, Mihalko WM, Kurtz SM. Associations Between Metallosis and Tissue Metal Concentration in Autopsy Retrieved TKA. Paper 207, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Basgul C, MacDonald DW, Siskey R, Kurtz SM.Are 3D Printed PEEK Cages Strong Enough for Lumbar Interbody Fusion? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, New Orleans, LA, March 6-11, 2018.
  • Basgul C, Yu T, MacDonald DW, Dobson B, Baxter JN, Siskey R, Marcolongo M, Kurtz SM. Is It Possible to Ensure Enough Strength via 3D Printing for PEEK Lumbar Interbody Fusion Devices? Poster 1262, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Basgul C, Yu T, MacDonald DW, Dobson B, Baxter JN, Siskey R, Marcolongo M, Kurtz SM. Characterization of the Microstructure and Porosity of FFF 3D Printed PEEK Lumbar Spinal Cages. Poster 1267, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Higgs GB, MacDonald DW, Lowell J, Padayatil A, Mihalko WM, Siskey RL, Gilbert JL, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM. Does Corrosion Loosen the Taper Connection of Femoral Components in Total Hip Replacements? Paper 0276, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Higgs GB, Gerveshi C, Tabb L, Kurtz SM. Combining Retrieval Research with Epidemiology to Understand the Role of Periprosthetic Joint Infection on the Oxidative Degradation of Total Hip Replacements. Poster 1807, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Jablonowski LJ, Basgul C, MacDonald DW, Hickock NJ, Kurtz SM, Forsberg F. Ultrasound Triggered Antibiotic Release from Novel Spinal Fusion Hardware. Poster 326, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Lowell JA, Perkins MR, Arnholt CM, White JB, MacDonald DW, Kerkhof A, Kurtz SM, Mihalko WM. Establishing a Baseline for the Relationship between Inflammatory Cytokines and Tissue Metal Concentrations in Autopsy Retrieved Total Hip Implants. Poster 1006, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Perkins MR, Lowell JA, Butler R, Arnholt CM, White JB, Kerkhof A, MacDonald DW, Kurtz SM, Mihalko WM. Does a Correlation Exist between Soft Tissue Laxity and Tissue Metal Concentrations in Total Knee Arthroplasty(TKA)? Poster 991, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Schachtner JT, MacDonald DW, Klein GR, Kraay M, Rimnac RM, Kurtz SM. A Comparison Of Short-term Anti-Oxidant And Remelted HXLPE In THA. Poster #0985, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Schachtner JT, MacDonald DW, Klein GR, Chen AF, Kraay M, Malkani A, Mont MA, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM. Long-term In Vivo Degradation of 1st Generation Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene in THA. Poster #0990, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Spece H, Underwood RJ, MacDonald DW, Baykal D, Klein GR, Chen AF, Lee GC, Kurtz SM. Is there Material Loss at the Conical Junctions of Modular Femoral Components for TKA? Poster 1886, Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 10-13, 2018.
  • Basgul C, Yu T, Dobson B, MacDonald DW, Siskey R, Marcolongo M, Kurtz SM. Is It Possible to Ensure Enough Strength via 3D Printing for PEEK Lumbar Interbody Fusion Devices? Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, New Orleans, LA, March 6-10, 2018.
  • Perkins MR, Lowell JA, Arnholt CM, MacDonald DW, Kerkhof A, Kurtz SM, Mihalko WM. Are Soft Tissue Laxity and Tissue Metal Concentrations After Total Knee Arthroplasty Related? Poster, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Dallas, TX, November 2-5, 2017.
  • Higgs GB, Gerveshi C, Evans A, Tabb L, Kurtz SM. Bridging the Gap Between Implant Retrieval Research and Epidemiological Studies using Survival Analysis. Poster #6, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Dallas, TX, November 2-5, 2017.
  • Spece H, MacDonald DW, Mont M, Lee G-C, Kurtz, SM. Fretting Corrosion and Polyethylene Damage Mechanisms in Modular Dual Mobility Total Hip Arthroplasty. Paper #27, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Dallas, TX, November 2-5, 2017.
  • Basgul C, Yu T, Dobson B, MacDonald DW, Siskey R, Marcolongo M, Kurtz SM. Characterization of 3D Printed PEEK Lumbar Interbody Fusion Devices via Fused Filament Fabrication. Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials. Atlanta, GA, April 11-14, 2018.
  • Higgs GB, Gerveshi C, Evans A, Tabb L, Kurtz SM. Incorporating Retrieval Analysis into Database Research to Understand the Role of Periprosthetic Joint Infection on Taper Corrosion in Total Hip Replacements. Paper 133, 7th Annual International Congress of Arthroplasty Registries, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 9-11, 2018.