Is total hip arthroplasty a successful and safe procedure in Jehovah's Witnesses? Mean five-year results.

Total hip arthroplasty (THA) can be challenging in Jehovah's Witnesses because of the potential for blood loss. Because these patients will not accept blood transfusions, multiple strategies to prevent blood loss have been developed. The purpose of this study was to report implant survivorship, clinical outcomes, radiographic outcomes, morbidity, and… CONTINUE READING