Enhancing Thermal and Mechanical Properties of UHMWPE/HA Composite as Tibial Tray

A bearing material in an artificial knee joint has to have good thermal and mechanical properties to prevent wear in order to be used as a tibial tray. Despite its well-known good properties, ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) still needs to be modified to enhance its physical strength...

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Main Authors: Yusuf Bramastya Apriliyanto, Sri Sugiarti, Sulistioso Giat Sukaryo
Format: Article
Published: Universitas Gadjah Mada 2020-05-01
Series:Indonesian Journal of Chemistry
Online Access:https://jurnal.ugm.ac.id/ijc/article/view/44086