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Acetabular Cup Placement: Why you should use 3D Templating for THA?
By PeekMed on September 29, 2019

Acetabular cup placement is important for the implant stability and longevity. The malposition of acetabular cups negatively influences prosthesis survival and it will only lead to an...

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X-Ray Calibration: How to Scale Orthopedic Images for Templating
By João Pedro Ribeiro on September 13, 2019

Why is X-ray calibration a relevant subject? It is viable to do most orthopedic procedures without a pre-operative planning. However templating prevents surprises and reduces intraoperative...

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Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing in patients younger than 50 years
By PeekMed on July 12, 2019

Total hip arthroplasty (THA) durability does not meet the requirements for young patients compared to the younger population.

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Knee Implants: Is Silver the Best Solution to Infection?
By PeekMed on February 1, 2018

Harry Hothi and the Smart Spacer Project team discussed the use of silver coatings on knee implants to reduce the risk of infection. The demand for primary total knee replacements (TKRs) is...

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Hip Arthroplasty Templating: Improve the Procedure with a Digital Approach
By João Pedro Ribeiro on July 26, 2016

In the past decade, indications for hip replacements increased, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. More than 300,000 total hip replacement surgeries are performed...

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