Long-term results with cementless Fitek (or Fitmore) cups.

  title={Long-term results with cementless Fitek (or Fitmore) cups.},
  author={Piergiorgio Marchetti and Roberto Binazzi and Vittorio Vaccari and Mauro Girolami and F. Morici and Carlo Impallomeni and Matteo Commessatti and Luciano Silvello},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  volume={20 6},
Fitek cementless cups have been adopted in our department in 1989. The first 100 consecutive Fitek implants were analyzed clinically (Harris hip score) and radiographically (anteroposterior and lateral x-rays) with a mean follow-up of 9.7 years. We did not have any case of cup loosening or any other problem requiring cup revision. In this series, we had 86 excellent, 10 good, 2 fair, and 2 poor results. The 2 poor results were because of 2 cases of aseptic loosening of the stem (1 cemented and… CONTINUE READING


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