Mathys

Knee joint

General Patient Information

Materials in orthopaedics

The materials used for the manufacture of artificial joint components must meet the most stringent requirements, be it with respect to quality, mechanical properties, resilience or other technical aspects. At the same time, they must also be biocompatible, i.e. they must not cause negative effects on the surrounding tissue or trigger defence reactions. The biocompatibility of medical materials and products is subject to certification pursuant to ISO standards.


The most frequently used materials can be subdivided into the following groups:

Metals
Ceramic
Polyethylene
Coatings

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