Traumatic Stem Fractures in Short Stem THA-A Rare Case Series
HSS Journal (Musculoskeletal Journal of Hospital for Special Surgery), 05/17/2012
Haasper C et al. – In total hip arthroplasty patient, special attention should be drawn to the implants after relevant trauma. A single examination shortly after trauma seems to be insufficient to diagnose implant–related injuries. A secondary follow–up several weeks after trauma, including at least X–rays, has to be recommended.