Modern total hip arthroplasty in patients younger than 21 years.

Abstract

Total hip arthroplasty (THA) is not commonly performed in adolescents. However, it may be the only option for pain control with continued mobility for advanced disease. We report our experience with modern alternative-bearing THA in patients younger than 21 years. Twenty-one THAs (18 patients) were followed. Preoperative and postoperative Harris hip scores… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.arth.2011.04.042

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@article{Kamath2012ModernTH, title={Modern total hip arthroplasty in patients younger than 21 years.}, author={Atul F Kamath and Neil P. Sheth and Harish H. Hosalkar and Oladapo M. Babatunde and G. T. Lee and C. L. Nelson}, journal={The Journal of arthroplasty}, year={2012}, volume={27 3}, pages={402-8} }