Advertisement

Strategies for Head and Inlay Exchange in Revision Hip Arthroplasty

  • Karl Knahr
  • M. Pospischill
Conference paper
Part of the Ceramics in Orthopaedics book series (CIO)

Abstract

Revision surgery has become more and more important because of the increased number of total hip arthroplasties performed during the past three decades and their limitation of long-term survival mainly due to polyethylene wear [1].

Keywords

Wear Rate Polyethylene Wear Recurrent Dislocation Ceramic Head Ceramic Liner 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Pospischill, M. and K. Knahr, Cementless total hip arthroplasty using a threaded cup and a rectangular tapered stem. Follow-up for ten to 17 years. J Bone Joint Surg Br, 2005. 87(9): p. 1210–1215.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Kurtz S, Ong K, Lau E, Mowat F, Halpern M, Projections of primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty in the United States from 2005 to 2030. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2007, 89: p. 780–785.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Harris WH, Wear and periprosthetic osteolysis: the problem. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 2001. 393: p. 66–70.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Santavirta S, Bohler M, Harris WH, Konttinen YT, Lappalainen R, Muratoglu O, Rieker C, Salzer M, Alternative materials to improve total hip replacement tribology. Acta Orthop Scand, 2003. 74(4): p. 380–388.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Harris WH, Highly cross-linked, electron-beam-irradiated, melted polyethylene: some pros. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 2004. 429: p. 63–67.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Silva M, Heisel C, Schmalzried TP, Metal-on-metal total hip replacement. Clin Orthop Res, 2005. 430: p. 53–61.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Hamadouche M, Boutin P, Daussange J, Bolander ME, Sedel L, Alumina-on-alumina total hip arthroplasty: a minimum 18.5 year follow-up study. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2002. 84-A(1):p. 69–77.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    MacDonald, Metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: the concerns. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 2004. 429: p. 86–93.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Barrack RL, Burak C, Skinner HB, Concerns about ceramics in THA. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2004. 429: p. 73–79.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Zichner, L. and T. Lindenfeld, [In-vivo wear of the slide combinations ceramicspolyethylene as opposed to metal-polyethylene]. Orthopade, 1997. 26(2): p. 129–134.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    Urban JA, Garvin KL, Boese CK, Bryson L, Pedersen DR, Callaghan JJ, Miller RK. Ceramicon-polyethylene bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty. Seventeen to twenty-oneyear results. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2001;83-A-11:p. 1688–1694.Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Rieker, C., M. Windler, and U. Wyss, Metasul–A Metal-on-Metal Bearing. 1999, Bern: Hans Huber.Google Scholar
  13. 13.
    Park, Y.S., et al., Early osteolysis following second-generation metal-on-metal hip replacement. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2005. 87(7): p. 1515–1521.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    Willert, H.G., et al., Metal-on-metal bearings and hypersensitivity in patients with artificial hip joints. A clinical and histomorphological study. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2005. 87(1): p. 28–36.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    Baur, W., et al., [Pathological findings in tissue surrounding revised metal/metal articulations]. Orthopade, 2005. 34(3): p. 225–226, 228–33.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    Skinner, H.B., Ceramic bearing surfaces. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 1999(369): p. 83–91.Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Mittelmeier, H. and J. Heisel, Sixteen-years’ experience with ceramic hip prostheses. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 1992(282): p. 64–72.Google Scholar
  18. 18.
    Kempf, I. and M. Semlitsch, Massive wear of a steel ball head by ceramic fragments in the polyethylene acetabular cup after revision of a total hip prosthesis with fractured ceramic ball. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg, 1990. 109(5): p. 284–287.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    Knahr, K. and R. Beck, An Instrument for the Insertion of Ceramic Liners, in Bioceramics in Joint Arthroplasty–Proceedings 7th international BIOLOX Symposium, J.P. Garino and G.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Steinkopff Verlag 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Karl Knahr
    • 1
  • M. Pospischill
  1. 1.Orthopedic Hospital Vienna - SpeisingViennaAustria

Personalised recommendations