High Failure Rate with the GAP II Ring and Impacted Allograft Bone in Severe Acetabular Defects
Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, 06/08/2012
Buttaro MA et al. – The authors observed a high rate (37%) of early catastrophic failures of the Graft Augmentation Prosthesis II reconstruction ring, particularly in patients with Type IV defects. Due to this high failure rate, the authors have abandoned its use.