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What does UHMP stand for?

UHMP stands for Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (chemical compound)

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Saudi Kayan signed a MoU with SABIC's subsidiary Petrokemya to construct an ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) project with a total annual production capacity of 35,000 mtpa.
Among the topics are the biology of implant wear, anatomy of the hip and suitable prostheses, orthopedic implant materials and design, the wear phenomena of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene joints, wear phenomena of metal and ceramic joints, the influence of surgical techniques on implant wear, the diagnosis and surveillance of orthopedic implants, and predicting wear.
Ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE), best known for use in high-stress machine construction and filter technology parts, is also manufactured into exceptionally thin, high performance films.
Made by the Link Spine Group in Hamburg, Germany, the SB Charite is a prosthesis system consisting of two endplates made of high-quality cobalt chromium alloy with an ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene sliding core placed between them.