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Which approach for total hip arthroplasty: anterolateral or posterior?

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UNLABELLED: The best approach to use when performing THA is controversial. We did a prospective, nonrandomized multicenter study of 1089 THAs to evaluate patient-centered hip scores and dislocation and revision rates when comparing anterolateral and posterior hip approaches at 5 years' followup. Patients were divided into two groups depending on which surgical approach was used: anterolateral or posterior. The primary outcome measure was change in Oxford hip score. At 5 years, there were no d...

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10.1007/s11999-008-0560-5

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Clinical orthopaedics and related research
Volume:
467
Issue:
2
Pages:
473-477
Publication date:
2009-02-05
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EISSN:
1528-1132
ISSN:
0009-921X
URN:
uuid:392e6da0-c3ff-404d-978c-e10be4df786a
Source identifiers:
62574
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pubs:62574

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