Five-year results of bipolar arthroplasty with bone grafts and reamed acetabula for osteoarthritis in young adults.

@article{Yamamuro1990FiveyearRO,
  title={Five-year results of bipolar arthroplasty with bone grafts and reamed acetabula for osteoarthritis in young adults.},
  author={Takao Yamamuro and Tetsuya Ueo and Hideo Okumura and Hirokazu Iida and Tetsuro Hamamoto},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1990},
  volume={251},
  pages={75-81}
}
Bateman universal proximal femoral arthroplasty combined with acetabular reaming was performed in 35 cases of osteoarthritis of the hip joint. The patients were from 21 to 59 years of age (average, 41 years of age) at the time of operation. The postoperative outcome for a middle term ranging from two to eight years, with an average of five years and nine months, was studied along with postoperative migration of the outer head. The clinical outcome, assessed by the evaluation criteria for hip… CONTINUE READING