Good stability and minimal osteolysis with a biconical threaded cup at 10 years.

@article{Zweymller2007GoodSA,
  title={Good stability and minimal osteolysis with a biconical threaded cup at 10 years.},
  author={Karl A Zweym{\"u}ller and Martin S Steindl and Ulrike M Schwarzinger},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2007},
  volume={463},
  pages={128-37}
}
In the literature there is no consensus on the value of threaded cementless cups. We primarily asked whether the newly constructed threaded double-cone cup without additional screw fixation would provide high survival at intermediate followup. We retrospectively reviewed 365 patients (376 hips) who underwent primary total hip arthroplasty using this cup made of pure titanium with ceramic-on-polyethylene articulating surfaces. At a minimum followup of 10.0 years (mean, 10.3 years; range, 10.0-13… CONTINUE READING

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