Hip resurfacing is less painful at 24 hours than hip replacement.

Abstract

This article quantifies pain differences in the immediate postoperative period between patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty (THA) and metal-on-metal hip resurfacing (MoMHR). Patients less than 65 years old indicated for either a primary MoMHR or THA were screened for consent. A total of 51 patients completed the study. Controlling for confounding… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ocl.2012.07.002

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@article{Yoon2012HipRI, title={Hip resurfacing is less painful at 24 hours than hip replacement.}, author={Richard S. Yoon and Jeffrey A. Geller and Jonathan D. Nyce and Todd A. Morrison and W Alex C Macaulay}, journal={The Orthopedic clinics of North America}, year={2012}, volume={43 5}, pages={e8-13} }