Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches and Traditional Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Meta-Analysis of Radiological and Complications Outcomes

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BACKGROUND Minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty (MITHA) remains considerably controversial. Limited visibility and prosthesis malposition increase the risk of post-surgical complications compared to those of the traditional method. METHODS A meta-analysis was undertaken of all published databases up to May 2011. The studies were divided into four… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0037947

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@inproceedings{Yang2012MinimallyIS, title={Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches and Traditional Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Meta-Analysis of Radiological and Complications Outcomes}, author={Baohui Yang and Haopeng Li and Xijing He and Guoyu Wang and Siyue Xu}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2012} }