High failure rate of a constrained acetabular liner in revision total hip arthroplasty.

@article{Valle2005HighFR,
  title={High failure rate of a constrained acetabular liner in revision total hip arthroplasty.},
  author={Craig J. Della Valle and Dennis J Chang and Scott M. Sporer and R. A. Berger and Aaron Glen Rosenberg and Wayne G. Paprosky},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 7 Suppl 3},
  pages={103-7}
}
Fifty-five consecutive revision total hip arthroplasties (THAs) in 51 patients in which a constrained acetabular liner was used (Duraloc Constrained Liner, DePuy, Warsaw, Ind) were reviewed. In these revisions, 41 constrained liners were placed for recurrent instability and 14 for inadequate stability at the time of revision THA. The mean age of the cohort… CONTINUE READING