Hip resurfacing-keys to success.

Journal Article (Review)

In recent years, metal-on-metal hip resurfacing has become an increasingly popular treatment for patients needing hip arthroplasty. Important factors to consider for a successful outcome include proper patient selection and surgical technique, including approach, component positioning, and cementing technique. This review will serve as guide to both those who are learning the technique of hip resurfacing and to more experienced surgeons.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Maguire, CM; Seyler, TM; Boyd, HS; Lai, LP; Delanois, RE; Jinnah, RH

Published Date

  • January 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 67 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 142 - 145

PubMed ID

  • 19583543

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1936-9727

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1936-9719

Language

  • eng