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What is appropriate surveillance for metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty patients?: A clinical update

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The unexpected high revision rates of large-diameter (femoral head sizes of 36 mm or greater) metal-on-metal hip arthroplasties (MoMHAs) have led worldwide regulatory authorities recommending regular surveillance, even for asymptomatic individuals. However these recommendations are not evidence-based and very costly. As the evidence base is evolving and many patients will undergo regular investigation over future years it is important to provide an update about the investigation and mana...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Name:
Arthritis Research UK
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21006
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Name:
Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Hip Research and Education Charitable Fund
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Name:
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Journal:
Acta Orthopaedica More from this journal
Volume:
89
Issue:
1
Pages:
29-39
Publication date:
2017-11-06
Acceptance date:
2017-09-14
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EISSN:
1745-3682
ISSN:
1745-3674
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uuid:b6aa956e-7214-40d3-90e5-a19059f1991f
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728794
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2017-09-14

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