Micro total hip replacement in dogs and cats.

  title={Micro total hip replacement in dogs and cats.},
  author={Dominic Marino and Shadi J Ireifej and Catherine A. Loughin},
  journal={Veterinary surgery : VS},
  volume={41 1},
OBJECTIVE To describe the surgical technique using power-assisted femoral preparation and clinical outcome in 41 dogs and 2 cats surgically treated with the micro total hip prosthesis. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case series ANIMALS Dogs (n = 41) and 2 cats METHODS Medical records (January 2007-March 2010) of dogs and cats that had MicroTHR were reviewed. Data regarding implant position, cement mantle quality, concurrent surgery, intra- and postoperative complications, operative time, 3… CONTINUE READING