Periprosthetic acetabular radiolucency progression in mid-term follow-up of the articular surface replacement hip system

@article{Matuszak2018PeriprostheticAR,
  title={Periprosthetic acetabular radiolucency progression in mid-term follow-up of the articular surface replacement hip system},
  author={Sean J. Matuszak and Vincent P. Galea and James W. Connelly and Janus M Christiansen and O K Orhun K Muratoglu and Henrik Malchau},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={138},
  pages={1021-1028}
}
Recent registry studies show that aseptic loosening secondary to osteolysis is the second leading cause of hip implant failure in patients implanted with metal-on-metal (MoM) bearings. The primary aim of our study was to report on the progression of acetabular osteolysis during mid-term follow-up in patients treated with MoM hip resurfacing arthroplasty… CONTINUE READING