Femoral impaction bone grafting in revision hip arthroplasty: 705 cases from the originating centre.

@article{Wilson2016FemoralIB,
  title={Femoral impaction bone grafting in revision hip arthroplasty: 705 cases from the originating centre.},
  author={Matthew W. Wilson and Samantha A Hook and S L Whitehouse and Andrew John Timperley and Graham A Gie},
  journal={The bone & joint journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={98-B 12},
  pages={1611-1619}
}
AIMS Femoral impaction bone grafting was first developed in 1987 using morselised cancellous bone graft impacted into the femoral canal in combination with a cemented, tapered, polished stem. We describe the evolution of this technique and instrumentation since that time. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between 1987 and 2005, 705 revision total hip arthroplasties (56 bilateral) were performed with femoral impaction grafting using a cemented femoral stem. All surviving patients were prospectively… CONTINUE READING