Revision total hip arthroplasty with a retroperitoneal approach to the iliac vessels.

Abstract

Although vascular complications during revision total hip arthroplasty are rare, the results can be devastating. Reports in the literature describe staged operations, with the first procedure being abdominal to remove cement and/or the acetabular component followed by a second joint reconstruction procedure. A protocol was developed that combines a… (More)

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@article{Petrera1996RevisionTH, title={Revision total hip arthroplasty with a retroperitoneal approach to the iliac vessels.}, author={Pasquale Petrera and S Trakru and Samir Mehta and Doreen Steed and Jeffrey D. Towers and Harry E. Rubash}, journal={The Journal of arthroplasty}, year={1996}, volume={11 6}, pages={704-8} }