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Lead in the human femoral head: Relationships of pathology, environmental exposure, micro-architecture, and biocultural contributions to bone quality
The purpose of this study is to investigate lead concentrations in the femoral heads of patients who had hip replacement surgery for the indications of fracture and osteoarthritis. The research is modeled after an ...
The potential role of arthroplasty, arthrodesis, and other surgical modifications to bone in the human identification process
Surgical modifications to bone including joint replacements, joint fusions, and surgical instrumentations and fixations are characteristics that offer vital information about an individual and which have the potential to ...