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Dynamic Joint Force Simulator

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Ryan N. Farmer

University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KSThe University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Kelly Hendricks, Terence E. McIff

The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Paper No. SBC2008-193190, pp. 11-12; 2 pages
doi:10.1115/SBC2008-193190
From:
  • ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference
  • ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Parts A and B
  • Marco Island, Florida, USA, June 25–29, 2008
  • Conference Sponsors: Bioengineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4321-5
  • Copyright © 2008 by ASME

abstract

The majority of component testing machines available today are multiple axial wear simulators that focus on the interaction between two articular surfaces [1, 2, 3]. The stability of the implant in the bone, another factor in joint replacement survival is usually tested using unvarying biaxial fatigue loading [4]. These loading protocols do not replicate physiological loading conditions. We designed the Dynamic Joint Force Simulator (DJFS) to have the capability to apply physiological loads through an articular surface for the purpose of studying implant stability.

Copyright © 2008 by ASME

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