Sex and risk of hip implant failure: Assessing total hip arthroplasty outcomes in the United States Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Prosthesis Design
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Reoperation

abstract

  • After considering patient-, surgery-, surgeon-, volume-, and implant-specific risk factors, women had a 29% higher risk of implant failure than men after THA in this community-based sample.

publication date

  • March 25, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.3271

PubMed ID

  • 23420484

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 435

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 173

number

  • 6