Strategies for Head and Inlay Exchange in Revision Hip Arthroplasty
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 .
KeywordsWear Rate Polyethylene Wear Recurrent Dislocation Ceramic Head Ceramic Liner
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