[Advantages of minimal invasive total hip replacement in the early phase of rehabilitation].

@article{Wohlrab2004AdvantagesOM,
  title={[Advantages of minimal invasive total hip replacement in the early phase of rehabilitation].},
  author={David Wohlrab and Alexander Hagel and Werner Hein},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und ihre Grenzgebiete},
  year={2004},
  volume={142 6},
  pages={685-90}
}
UNLABELLED In arthroplasty the term "minimal invasive" not only refers to the length of the skin incision but more so to its soft tissue and thereby muscle-protecting features. STUDY AIM The aim of this study is to compare the early postoperative mobilisation and rehabilitation of the different surgical approaches in cementless total hip arthroplasty. METHODS 27 patients underwent a total hip replacement (Trilogy cup, MAYO stem) via a ventral minimal invasive approach (one incision… CONTINUE READING