Socket Position Determines Hip Resurfacing 10-Year Survivorship
Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, 04/25/2012
Amstutz HC et al. – Acetabular component orientation, a factor within the surgeon’s control, determines the long–term success of the current hip resurfacing techniques. Current techniques have changed the modes of failure from aseptic femoral failure to wear or loosening of the acetabular component.