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Patients' expectations and satisfaction with total hip arthroplasty.
Although there have been many studies focusing on the increasingly important assessment of patients' satisfaction, few studies have specifically addressed this tissue for total hip arthroplastyExpand
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Revision total hip arthroplasty.
In this review, 110 hips in 107 patients underwent revision total hip arthroplasty at The Hospital for Special Surgery and the Robert B. Brigham Hospital. The minimum follow-up period was two yearsExpand
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Nerve injury in total hip arthroplasty.
The causative factors and the clinical course of symptoms related to nerve injury in total hip arthroplasty were evaluated in 34 patients who underwent surgery during the period from 1969 to 1981.Expand
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Randomized Trials to Modify Patients’ Preoperative Expectations of Hip and Knee Arthroplasties
AbstractPatients have multiple expectations of THA and TKA. We asked whether preoperative educational classes addressing recovery during the first year could modify patients’ expectations of theirExpand
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Hip arthroplasty in patients with chronic renal failure.
Patients with chronic renal failure who underwent total hip arthroplasty were retrospectively evaluated. Thirty hips in patients with renal transplants and 16 hips in patients on chronic renalExpand
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Preoperative Planning for Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty
Abstract Preoperative planning is of paramount importance in obtaining reproducible results in modern hip arthroplasty. Planning helps the surgeon visualize the operation after careful review of theExpand
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Results of revision for mechanical failure after cemented total hip replacement, 1979 to 1982. A two to five-year follow-up.
From January 1979 to February 1982, 143 patients (seventy-nine women and sixty-four men) with 146 uninfected cemented total hip arthroplasties had revision cemented hip arthroplasty at The HospitalExpand
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Measuring improvement following total hip and knee arthroplasty using patient-based measures of outcome.
BACKGROUND Patient-derived outcome scales have become increasingly important to physicians and clinical researchers for measuring improvement in function after surgery. The goal of the present studyExpand
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Fulfillment of patients' expectations for total hip arthroplasty.
BACKGROUND Fulfillment of patient expectations is an important outcome of total hip arthroplasty. The objective of the present study was to determine the proportion of expectations that wereExpand
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The precision and usefulness of preoperative planning for cemented and hybrid primary total hip arthroplasty.
We evaluated the utility of a preoperative planning technique with a review of preoperative radiographs, templates, plans, charts and 6-week postoperative radiographs of 139 total hip arthroplastiesExpand
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