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  • adj. Without cement.


cement +‎ -less (Wiktionary)


  • The cementless implant technology my doctor's clinic uses was co-developed by them and has been implanted into thousands of patients.

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  • What subject of extended inquiry have we in this word, ranging from the cementless clefts between the couchant stones of the walls of the kings of Rome, whose iron rivets you had but the other day placed in your hands by their discoverer, through the grip of the stones of the Tower of the Death-watch, to the subtle joints in the marble armour of the Florentine Baptistery!

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  • Berger told the Times that he had warned the company about cementless prostheses coming loose inside patients.

  • This study examines the effect of the abductor force with and without application of the anterior-posterior hip contact force in the in-vitro assessment of cementless hip implant stability.

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  • How will the market for cementless knee implants grow relative to the cemented and hybrid knee implant segments?

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  • Premium-priced cementless knee implants are growing in popularity in the US and Europe due to surgeon confidence and perceived superior performance.

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  • Primary TKA by fixation type (cemented, cementless, and hybrid) and bearing type (fixed bearing and mobile bearing)

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  • The University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) has reported the successful orthopedic surgery where it had a first cementless total hip replacement on a 46 year old man, Mr. Edem Augustine.

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  • The operation which lasted for three hours has a lifespan procedure of about 15 years but the cementless approach is said to make for easier revision at the expiration of the lifespan of the operation.

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  • All of the cementless prostheses designs try to achieve an optimal load transfer in order to avoid stress-shielding, which produces an osteopenia.

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