Three-dimensional custom-designed cementless femoral stem for osteoarthritis secondary to congenital dislocation of the hip.


A clinical and radiological study was conducted on 97 total hip replacements performed for congenital hip dislocation in 79 patients between 1989 and 1998 using a three-dimensional custom-made cementless stem. The mean age at operation was 48 years (17 to 72) and the mean follow-up was for 123 months (83 to 182). According to the Crowe classification, there… (More)


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