Management of periacetabular bone loss in revision hip arthroplasty.

@article{Boscainos2007ManagementOP,
  title={Management of periacetabular bone loss in revision hip arthroplasty.},
  author={Petros J. Boscainos and Catherine F. Kellett and Anthony C Maury and David J. Backstein and Allan E. Gross},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2007},
  volume={465},
  pages={159-65}
}
The goals of acetabular revision surgery are to restore the anatomy and achieve stable fixation for the new acetabular component. The existing bone stock and the type of defect are determining factors in the surgical decision making. When necessary, and especially in younger patients, attempts should be made to restore the bone stock by grafting. The advent… CONTINUE READING