Pitfalls in Total Hip Replacement

  • Horacio A. Caviglia
  • Luigi P. Solimeno


Total hip replacement in hemophilia requires an appropriate indication, preoperative planning, a well-carried-out procedure, and rehabilitation to obtain a good long term-result. In clinical series, it is a procedure that has demonstrated a higher rate of failure than for non-hemophiliac patients [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8].


Bone Stock Cement Interface Antithrombotic Prophylaxis Acetabular Defect Ipsilateral Knee 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Horacio A. Caviglia
    • 1
  • Luigi P. Solimeno
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsHemophilia Foundation and General Hospital de Agudos “Juan A. Fernandez”Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.Hemophilic Arthropathy Treatment Centre “Maria Grazia Gatti Randi”MilanItaly

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