A Randomised RSA Study of Peri-Apatite™ HA coating of a Knee Prosthesis


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U. Hansson and S. Toksvig-Larsen , "A Randomised RSA Study of Peri-Apatite™ HA coating of a Knee Prosthesis", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 254-256, pp. 623-626, 2004

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