The long-term success of modular proximal fixation stems in revision total hip arthroplasty.

@article{Cameron2002TheLS,
  title={The long-term success of modular proximal fixation stems in revision total hip arthroplasty.},
  author={Hugh Cameron},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 4 Suppl 1},
  pages={138-41}
}
A prospective study was carried out on the use of a proximally modular, proximal ingrowth noncemented stem in hip revision surgery. There were 109 short stems and 211 long stems. The mean follow-up was 7 years (range, 2-12 years). No revisions were required in the short-stem group for aseptic loosening; 3 (1.4%) revisions were required in the long-stem… CONTINUE READING