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Determination of FiberReinforced Hip Stem Designs
ThreeDimensional Finite Element Studies
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all-composite stem analysis axial stress Bone without prosthesis bone-implant system composite designs composite materials composite stem cortical bone cost function CT scans design points design variable study distal design variable distal end femoral head femur finite element analysis finite element mesh finite element models fixation region gave all-composite designs geometry greater trochanter hip replacement stems hip stem homeostatic hybrid stem implant modulus gave interface conditions interface material lateral aspect lateral outer fiber Limits on implant material properties Maximum principal stresses modulii modulus gave all-composite nodes normal stresses Optimal bending stiffness Optimal Young's modulus optimization studies optimization trials PATRAN proximal design variable proximal end PSORT representing the Young's Six design variables stem length stem versus axial strain energy density structural response three design variable three-dimensional finite element three-dimensional models tissue titanium total hip replacement trade-off curves transverse interface stiffness transverse stiffness values versus axial position Young's modulus distribution