Clinical results of conversion total hip arthroplasty after failed bipolar hemiarthroplasty.

@article{Diwanji2008ClinicalRO,
  title={Clinical results of conversion total hip arthroplasty after failed bipolar hemiarthroplasty.},
  author={Sanket R Diwanji and Sung Kyu Kim and Jong Keun Seon and Sang Jin Park and Taek Rim Yoon},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={1009-15}
}
Total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been the most common surgery performed for complications of bipolar arthroplasty. We wanted to evaluate functional results and complications after conversion of bipolar hemiarthroplasty to THA in 25 patients followed for an average of 7.2 years. Indications for conversion included acetabular erosion with well-fixed femoral stem in 13 patients, acetabular erosion with femoral loosening in 8 patients, and periprosthetic fracture in 4 patients. The average Harris… CONTINUE READING
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