[Effectiveness of multiple joint arthroplasty in treating lower limb joint disease].

OBJECTIVE To explore the effectiveness of multiple joint arthroplasty in treating lower limb joint disease. METHODS Between January 2000 and December 2007, 5 patients with lower limb joint disease (three or more joints were involved) were treated with total hip and knee arthroplasty. There were 3 males and 2 females, aged from 27 to 59 years (mean, 41.8… CONTINUE READING