|Nicolas Fouilleron, MD,|
Guillaume Wavreille, MD,
Nima Endjah, MD and
Julien Girard, MD, PhD (firstname.lastname@example.org)
February 1, 2012AbstractBackground: The ability to return to sports activities (especially
running) after hip resurfacing arthroplasty seems to be very important for young
and active patients who have developed osteoarthritis.Purpose: To assess the quality of return to sports after hip resurfacing
arthroplasty by examining the time spent running, weekly mileage, and the
possibility of returning to competition in a series of patients.
Study Design: Case series; Level of evidence, 4.
Methods: A prospective, consecutive series of 202 patients (215 hip