Multinational comprehensive evaluation of the fixation method used in hip replacement: Interaction with age in context Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Hip Prosthesis
  • Osteoarthritis, Hip

abstract

  • We conclude that cementless fixation should be avoided in older patients (those seventy-five years of age or older), although this evidence is less strong in patients of intermediate and younger ages.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4271427

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2106/JBJS.N.00463

PubMed ID

  • 25520418

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 42

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 96