Obesity, age, sex, diagnosis, and fixation mode differently affect early cup failure in total hip arthroplasty: a matched case-control study of 4420 patients

Röder, C; Bach, B; Berry, DJ; Eggli, S; Langenhahn, R; Busato, A (2010). Obesity, age, sex, diagnosis, and fixation mode differently affect early cup failure in total hip arthroplasty: a matched case-control study of 4420 patients. Journal of bone and joint surgery - American volume, 92(10), pp. 1954-63. Needham, Mass.: Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery Inc. 10.2106/JBJS.F.01184

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Studies about the influence of patient characteristics on mechanical failure of cups in total hip replacement have applied different methodologies and revealed inconclusive results. The fixation mode has rarely been investigated. Therefore, we conducted a detailed analysis of the influence of patient characteristics and fixation mode on cup failure risks.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Pre-clinic Human Medicine > Institute for Evaluative Research into Orthopaedic Surgery
04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Orthopaedic, Plastic and Hand Surgery (DOPH) > Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery

UniBE Contributor:

Röder, Christoph; Eggli, Stefan and Busato, André

ISSN:

0021-9355

Publisher:

Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery Inc.

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:08

Last Modified:

04 May 2014 23:04

Publisher DOI:

10.2106/JBJS.F.01184

PubMed ID:

20720138

Web of Science ID:

000281490800006

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/731 (FactScience: 200592)

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