Clinical Usefulness of SPECT-CT in Patients with an Unexplained Pain in Metal on Metal (MOM) Total Hip Arthroplasty.

Abstract

SPECT-CT is increasingly used to assess painful knee arthroplasties. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical usefulness of SPECT-CT in unexplained painful MOM hip arthroplasty. We compared the diagnosis and management plan for 19 prosthetic MOM hips in 15 subjects with unexplained pain before and after SPECT-CT. SPECT-CT changed the management… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.arth.2014.11.019

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@article{Berber2015ClinicalUO, title={Clinical Usefulness of SPECT-CT in Patients with an Unexplained Pain in Metal on Metal (MOM) Total Hip Arthroplasty.}, author={Reshid Berber and Johann Henckel and Michael Khoo and Simon Wan and J. J. Hua and John Skinner and Alister Hart}, journal={The Journal of arthroplasty}, year={2015}, volume={30 4}, pages={687-94} }