04263681 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 5 patents.

A metallic bone joint prosthesis having articulating surfaces which include an outer layer or coating comprising platinum, ruthenium, iridium or alloy thereof.

Title
Coated metallic bone joint prosthesis resistant to synovial fluid corrosion
Application Number
5/911192
Publication Number
4263681
Application Date
May 30, 1978
Publication Date
April 28, 1981
Inventor
John H F Notton
Reading
GB
Agent
Cushman Darby & Cushman
Assignee
Johnson Matthey & Co
GB
IPC
A61F 1/00
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