Distal Humeral Hemiarthroplasty: Indications and Expected Results

  • P. Arrigoni
  • F. Luceri
  • M. Brioschi
  • Riccardo D’Ambrosi
  • L. Pulici
  • P. Randelli


The engineering development and outcomes of distal humeral hemiarthroplasty (DHH) have gained increasing interest for the utilization of these implants in a new large horizon of clinical scenario. This chapter will focus on the spectrum of the surgical indications and the expected results of DHH.


Distal Humeral Hemiarthroplasty Indications Results 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Arrigoni
    • 1
  • F. Luceri
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Brioschi
    • 2
    • 3
  • Riccardo D’Ambrosi
    • 4
  • L. Pulici
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. Randelli
    • 1
  1. 1.1st DepartmentAzienda Socio Sanitaria Territoriale Centro Specialistico Ortopedico Traumatologico Gaetano Pini-CTOMilanItaly
  2. 2.Department of Biomedical Sciences for HealthUniversity of MilanMilanItaly
  3. 3.Hip Department, Orthopedics and Trauma VIRCCS Policlinico San DonatoMilanItaly
  4. 4.C.A.S.C.O. UnitIRCCS Istituto Ortopedico GaleazziMilanItaly

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