BMD better preserved with resurfacing arthroplasty than THA
Smolders J. J Arthroplasty. 2012.
December 28, 2012
Pressfit resurfacing hip arthroplasty was found to better
“We focused on periprosthetic BMD changes in the acetabulum
Original Study Here:
J. Daniel, FRCS, MS(Orth), DNBOrth, Director of Research, Staff Orthopaedic
Surgeon1 Author Profile;
C. Pradhan, FRCS, MCh(Orth), Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon2;
H. Ziaee, BSc (Hons), Biomedical Scientist1;
P. B. Pynsent, PhD, Director, Research and Training Centre2; and
D. J. W. McMinn, MD FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon1
We report a 12 to 15 year implant survival assessment of a prospective
single-surgeon series of Birmingham Hip Resurfacings (BHRs). The earliest 1000… Read the rest
Seyler TM, Lai LP, Sprinkle DI, Ward WG, Jinnah RH.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1070, USA.
BACKGROUND: Hip resurfacing is a technically demanding procedure in which accurate positioning of the femoral component is critical to the avoidance of early implant failures. The purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of computer-assisted placement of … Read the rest