Prophylaxis of secondary osteoarthrosis with spherical osteotomy in residual acetabular dysplasia

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The aim of this study was to evaluate whether or not spherical acetabular osteotomy prevents progression of osteoarthrosis in hip joints with residual dysplasia and which radiological parameters can be used postoperatively as predictive factors concerning the outcome. Sixty-eight out of 78 joints were re-investigated with a mean follow-up of 11.2 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s004020050012

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@article{Schramm1999ProphylaxisOS, title={Prophylaxis of secondary osteoarthrosis with spherical osteotomy in residual acetabular dysplasia}, author={M. Schramm and Rocco Paolo Pitto and Kirk Baer and M. Meyer and Elizabeth A Rohm and D. Hohmann}, journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery}, year={1999}, volume={119}, pages={418-422} }