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Consideration on disadvantages and problems of resurfacing

  • L. Massari
  • G. Caruso
  • V. Sollazzo
Conference paper
Part of the Ceramics in Orthopaedics book series (CIO)

Abstract

The concept of resurfacing the hip joint is not new, it is a bone conserving alternative to total hip replacement that restores normal joint biomechanics and load transfer and ensures joint stability.

Keywords

Heterotopic Ossification Avascular Necrosis Acetabular Component Slip Capital Femoral Epiphysis Proximal Femoral Bone 
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Copyright information

© Steinkopff Verlag, Darmstadt 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Massari
  • G. Caruso
  • V. Sollazzo

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