Clinical outcome and incidence of pregnancy after bipolar and total hip arthroplasty in young women.

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Female patients under 45 years of age (average, 32.5; range, 14-44) at the time of primary bipolar or total hip arthroplasty (THA) were surveyed an average 10.5 years (range, 1.7 to 20.3 years) after the index procedure. Most patients were satisfied with the pain relief and functional abilities. Of the 109 respondents (137 hips), 37 (34%) had undergone 50… (More)

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@article{Meldrum2003ClinicalOA, title={Clinical outcome and incidence of pregnancy after bipolar and total hip arthroplasty in young women.}, author={Russell D Meldrum and Judy R. Feinberg and William N. Capello and Alvin J Detterline}, journal={The Journal of arthroplasty}, year={2003}, volume={18 7}, pages={879-85} }