Inferior outcome after hip resurfacing arthroplasty than after conventional arthroplasty

@inproceedings{Johanson2010InferiorOA,
  title={Inferior outcome after hip resurfacing arthroplasty than after conventional arthroplasty},
  author={P A Johanson and Anne Marie Fenstad and Ove Nord Furnes and G{\"o}ran Garellick and Leif Ivar Havelin and S{\"o}ren Overgaard and A B Pedersen and Johan N K{\"a}rrholm},
  booktitle={Acta orthopaedica},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The reported outcomes of hip resurfacing arthroplasty (HRA) vary. The frequency of this procedure in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden is low. We therefore determined the outcome of HRA in the NARA database, which is common to all 3 countries, and compared it to the outcome of conventional total hip arthroplasty (THA). METHODS The risk of non-septic revision within 2 years was analyzed in 1,638 HRAs and compared to that for 172,554 conventional total hip arthroplasties (THAs… CONTINUE READING