Surfacehippy | Hip Resurfacing Alternative to Total Hip ReplacementPosted on by Patricia Walter
Dr. De Smet
How old is the BHR / Conserve Plus (C+) procedure?
BHR procedure is developed in 1996/97. The first
metal-on-metal resurfacing is from Feb. 1991. The resurfacing is
already 40 years old, metal-on-metal is 40 years old (the oldest
dates from 1938!). Both ideas were put together by Mr. McMinn in
1989. The Conserve Plus design was introduced by Dr. Amstutz in
How old is the oldest Wright C+ hip?Oldest C+ hip dates from the year 1996.