Midterm Results of Delta Ceramic-on-Ceramic Total Hip Arthroplasty.

  title={Midterm Results of Delta Ceramic-on-Ceramic Total Hip Arthroplasty.},
  author={William G. Hamilton and James P. McAuley and Thomas Jefferson Blumenfeld and James P Lesko and Sam E Himden and Douglas A. Dennis},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  volume={30 9 Suppl},
This study reports mid-term results of Delta ceramic on ceramic (COC) in total hip arthroplasty (THA). Subjects received Delta COC THA in a prospective multi-center study with either 28 mm (n=177) or 36 mm (n=168) articulations. Annual clinical and radiographic evaluations were performed, and patients were asked about hip noises. At mean 5.3-year follow-up there were 3 (0.9%) post-operative liner fractures. Nine revisions were performed (2 liner fracture, 4 stem loosening, 3 deep infection… CONTINUE READING

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