Osseointegration of porous titanium and tantalum implants in ovariectomized rabbits: A biomechanical study
Stanislav Bondarenko, Volodymyr Filipenko, Ahmed Amine Badnaoui, Department of Joint Pathology, Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology, Kharkiv 61124, Ukraine
Michael Karpinsky, Olena Karpinska, Department of Biomechanics, Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology, Kharkiv 61124, Ukraine
Gennadiy Ivanov, Department of Experimental Pathology, Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology, Kharkiv 61124, Ukraine
Valentyna Maltseva, Morphology of Connective Tissue Department, Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology, Kharkiv 61124, Ukraine
Ran Schwarzkopf, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, United States
Author contributions: All authors contributed to the study conception and design; Bondarenko S, Maltseva V, and Badnaoui AA wrote the first draft of the manuscript; Filipenko V supervised the study and performed critical revisions of the article; Karpinsky M and Karpinska O analyzed the data; Ivanov G performed experimental surgery, collected, and interpreted data; Schwarzkopf R performed critical revisions of the article; All authors revised and approved the final version of the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology Review board.
Institutional animal care and use committee statement: All applicable national guidelines for the care and use of animals were followed. The in vivo study was approved by the Ethical Clearance Bioethics Committee State Institution “Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology NAMS of Ukraine”, Kharkiv, Ukraine (Protocol No. 175 of 26 Feb 2018).
Conflict-of-interest statement: Bondarenko S, Filipenko V, Karpinsky M, Karpinska O, Ivanov G, Maltseva V, and Badnaoui AA declare that they have no conflict of interest. Schwarzkopf R has potential competing interests; he is a paid consultant of Smith & Nephew, Memphis, TN, United States.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
ARRIVE guidelines statement: The authors have read the ARRIVE guidelines, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the ARRIVE guidelines.
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Corresponding author: Stanislav Bondarenko, DSc, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Joint Pathology, Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology, Pushkinska St. 80, Kharkiv 61124. Ukraine. email@example.com
Received: September 10, 2020
Peer-review started: September 10, 2020
First decision: January 27, 2021
Revised: February 1, 2021
Accepted: March 11, 2021
Article in press: March 11, 2021
Published online: April 18, 2021