Clare Rimnac - Google Scholar

Matthew Kraay - Pubmed



Journal Articles


Sirimamilla PA, Rimnac CM, Furmanski J. Viscoplastic crack initiation and propagation in crosslinked UHMWPE from clinically relevant notches up to 0.5mm radius. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2018 Jan;77:73-77. (PMID 28888935)

Morrison TA, Moore RD, Meng J, Rimnac CM, Kraay, MJ. No difference in conventional polyethylene wear between Zirconia and Cobalt Chromium femoral Heads in THA at 10 years. HSS Journal. 2017.

Parran KK, Bechtel CP, Moore R, Reich M, Gebhart J, Kraay M, Rimnac C. Are Radiographic and Direct Measures of Acetabular Polyethylene Wear Comparable? Journal of Arthroplasty. Available on-line, March, 2018.

Arnholt CM, MacDonald DW, Klein GR, Cates HE, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM, Kocagoz S,Chen AF. What is the incidence of CoCr damage modes on the bearing surface of contemporary femoral component designs for total knee replacement? Journal of Arthroplasty. Available online 17 May 2018.

Fitzgerald, SJ, Palmer TC, Kraay MJ. Improved Perioperative Care of Elective Joint Replacement Patients: The Impact of an Orthopedic Perioperative Hopitalist. Journal of Arthroplasty 2018 Aug;33(8):2387-2391. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.03.029. Epub 2018 Mar 21



Higgs GB, MacDonald DW, Lowell J, Padayatil A, Mihalko WM, Siskey RL, Gilbert JL, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM. Is corrosion a threat to the strength of the taper connection in femoral components of total hip replacements? Corrosion. 2017 73(12);1538-1543.

Arnholt CM, MacDonald DW, Underwood RJ, Guyer EP, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM; Implant Research Center Writing Committee, Mont MA, Klein GR, Lee GC, Chen AF, Hamlin BR, Cates HE, Malkani AL, Kraay MJ. Do stem microgrooves influence taper corrosion in total hip arthroplasty? A matched cohort retrieval study. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 32(4):1363-1373. (PMID 28111124)

DW MacDonald, AF Chen, GC Lee, GR Klein, MA Mont, SM Kurtz, H Cates, MJ Kraay, CM Rimnac, Taper Corrosion Writing Committee. Fretting and corrosion damage in taper adapter sleeves for ceramic heads: A retrieval study. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 32(9):2887-2891. (PMID 28668212)

Flanagan CD, Unal M, Akkus O, Rimnac CM. Raman spectral markers of collagen denaturation and hydration in human cortical bone tissue are affected by radiation sterilization and high cycle fatigue damage. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2017 Nov;75:314-321. (PMID 28772165)

Dobbs MB, Gebhardt MC, Gioe TJ, Manner PA, Porcher R, Rimnac CM, Wongworawat MD, Leopold SS. Editorial: How does CORR evaluate survey studies? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Sep;475(9):2143-2145. (PMID 2866426)

Weinberg DS, Kraay MJ, Fitzgerald SJ, Sidagam V, Wera GD. Are Readmissions After THA Preventable?  Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 May;475(5):1414-1423. doi: 10.1007/s11999-016-5156-x. Epub 2016 Nov 11.



Islam A, Chapin K, Moore E, Ford J, Rimnac C, Akkus O: Gamma radiation sterilization reduces the high-cycle fatigue life of allograft bone. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2016 Mar;474(3):827-35. Epub 2015 Oct 13. (PMID:26463571)

Torres AM, Matheny JB, Keaveny TM, Taylor D, Rimnac CM, Hernandez CJ.: Material heterogeneity in cancellous bone promotes deformation recovery after mechanical failure. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2016 Feb 29. pii: 201520539. (PMID:26929343)

Leopold SS, Dobbs MB, Rimnac CM. The graying of the (funded) musculoskeletal scientist. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2016 Aug;474(8):1745-8. Epub 2016 May 27. (PMID:27233504)

Higgs, GB, MacDonald DW, Gilbert JL, Rimnac CM, Kurtz, SM and the Implant Research Center Writing Committee. Does taper size have an effect on taper damage in retrieved metal- on-polyethylene total hip devices? J Arthroplasty. 2016 Sep;31(9 Suppl):277-81. (PMC in progress) (PMID:27460298)

Arnholt CM, MacDonald DW, Malkani AL, Klein GR, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM; Implant Research Center Writing Committee, Kocagoz SB, Gilbert JL. Corrosion damage and wear mechanisms in long-term retrieved CoCr femoral components for total knee arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2016 Dec;31(12):2900-2906. (PMID:27426028)

Arnholt CM, MacDonald DW, Underwood RJ, Guyer EP, Rimnac CM, Kurtz SM; Implant Research Center Writing Committee., Mont MA, Klein GR, Lee GC, Chen AF, Hamlin BR, Cates HE, Malkani AL, Kraay MJ. Do stem taper microgrooves influence taper corrosion in total hip arthroplasty?  A matched cohort study.  J Arthroplasty. 2016 Nov 17. (PMID 28111124)