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07-03-2007, 02:19 AM
Dear subscribers

An international seminar on "Prediction and evaluation of THR
performance:can we plan success?", was organised in Leuven (Belgium),
June 22nd-23th, 2007.
Proceedings of this seminar can now be downloaded as a single PDF from
(filesize 10.6 MB). Papers have virtual pagination for convenience of
Before acceptance, papers were reviewed by a scientific committee,
listed in the seminar leaflet, downloadable from

Summary of topics covered:
-Clinical and radiographic evaluation of THR performance
-Follow-up of implant performance using BMD and RSA
-Per-operative stability measures for THR
-Use of individualized musculoskeletal modelling to quantify hip implant
-Potential of pre-operative parameters to predict post-operative THR
fixation and ingrowth

For direct enquiries, e-mail to HipHub@mech.kuleuven.be

Siegfried Jaecques
dr. ir. Siegfried V.N. Jaecques
K.U. Leuven
Division Biomechanics and Engineering Design (BMGO) Celestijnenlaan 300C
B-3001 Leuven
tel. +32-16-327067 (direct) +32-16-327096 (secretary) fax. +32-16-327994

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