Mathematical evaluation of jumping distance in total hip arthroplasty

  title={Mathematical evaluation of jumping distance in total hip arthroplasty},
  author={Elhadi Sariali and Jean Yves Lazennec and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Khiami and Yves Catonn{\'e}},
  booktitle={Acta orthopaedica},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The jumping distance (JD) is the degree of lateral translation of the femoral head center required before dislocation occurs. The smaller the distance, the higher the theoretical risk of dislocation. The aim of our study was to evaluate this jumping distance and its variation according to the characteristics of the implant, and also… CONTINUE READING