Component removal in revision total hip arthroplasty.

Abstract

One of the primary steps in revision hip arthroplasty is the extraction of retained components before surgical reconstruction. In revision arthroplasty, the removal of well-fixed components and cement can be extremely demanding, time consuming, and damaging to the remaining host bone. The aims of the current study were to examine the numerous operative… (More)

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@article{Paprosky2001ComponentRI, title={Component removal in revision total hip arthroplasty.}, author={Wayne G. Paprosky and Simon Weeden and Jason Bowling}, journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research}, year={2001}, volume={393}, pages={181-93} }