International metal-on-metal multidisciplinary teams: do we manage patients with metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty in the same way? An analysis from the International Specialist Centre Collaboration on MOM Hips (ISCCoMH).

@article{Berber2016InternationalMM,
  title={International metal-on-metal multidisciplinary teams: do we manage patients with metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty in the same way? An analysis from the International Specialist Centre Collaboration on MOM Hips (ISCCoMH).},
  author={Reshid Berber and J. A. Skinner and Timothy N. Board and Daniel Oliver Kendoff and Antti P Eskelinen and Y-M. Kwon and Douglas E. Padgett and Alister Hart},
  journal={The bone & joint journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={98-B 2},
  pages={179-86}
}
AIMS There are many guidelines that help direct the management of patients with metal-on-metal (MOM) hip arthroplasties. We have undertaken a study to compare the management of patients with MOM hip arthroplasties in different countries. METHODS Six international tertiary referral orthopaedic centres were invited to participate by organising a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) meeting, consisting of two or more revision hip arthroplasty surgeons and a musculoskeletal radiologist. A full clinical… CONTINUE READING