[Elective primary total hip arthroplasty in octogenarians. A case-control study].

@article{LizaurUtrilla2013ElectivePT,
  title={[Elective primary total hip arthroplasty in octogenarians. A case-control study].},
  author={Alejandro Lizaur-Utrilla and Javier Sanz-Reig},
  journal={Revista espanola de cirugia ortopedica y traumatologia},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={186-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the results and efficacy of cementless total hip arthroplasty (THA) in octogenarians with osteoarthritis. MATERIAL AND METHODS Matched case-control study with ratio 1:2. Consecutive selection of 54 octogenarians (55 hips), and 106 control patients (110 hips) with age ranging from 70 to 79 years. Mean follow-up of 7 years (range: 5-12… CONTINUE READING