Late dislocation after total hip arthroplasty.

  title={Late dislocation after total hip arthroplasty.},
  author={R M Dominic Meek and D. B. Allan and Gillian McPhillips and L. H. Glenton Kerr and C. Howie},
  journal={Clinical medicine & research},
  volume={6 1},
OBJECTIVES Instability after total hip arthroplasty is a troublesome complication. It commonly occurs in the first 3 postoperative months, but the risk continues over time. There are numerous treatment options, but they have relatively unpredictable outcomes. Numerous factors have been associated with dislocation, but research has mainly focused on the surgical ones. Epidemiological factors remain the subject of much debate. We aimed to establish the incidence of dislocation over time… CONTINUE READING

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