Complications-Other The Direct Anterior Approach is Associated With Early Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty

@inproceedings{Eto2017ComplicationsOtherTD,
  title={Complications-Other The Direct Anterior Approach is Associated With Early Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty},
  author={Shuichi Eto and Katherine Liao Hwang and James I. Huddleston and Derek F. Amanatullah and William James Maloney and Stuart B Goodman},
  year={2017}
}
Background: The direct anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty (THA) has generated increased interest recently. The purpose of this study was to compare the duration to failure and reasons for revision of primary THA performed elsewhere and subsequently revised at our institution after the direct anterior vs other nonanterior surgical approaches to the hip. Methods: All primary THAs performed elsewhere and referred to our institution for revision were divided into the direct anterior… CONTINUE READING

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