The prevalence of femoral osteolysis associated with components inserted with or without cement in total hip replacements. A retrospective matched-pair series.

@article{Gtz1994ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of femoral osteolysis associated with components inserted with or without cement in total hip replacements. A retrospective matched-pair series.},
  author={Dr. D. G{\"o}tz and Evert J. Smith and William H. Harris},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={1994},
  volume={76 8},
  pages={1121-9}
}
The prevalence of femoral osteolysis in hips in which a femoral component had been inserted without cement was compared with that in hips with a cemented component, in a retrospective matched-pair study of the results of primary total hip arthroplasties; all patients had received the same type of acetabular component. Forty-one hips in thirty-nine patients who had a Harris-Galante porous-coated total hip prosthesis without cement were matched by age, sex, weight, duration of follow-up, and… CONTINUE READING

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