The clinical and radiological outcomes of hip resurfacing versus total hip arthroplasty: A meta-analysis and systematic review

Toby O. Smith, Rachel Nichols, Simon T. Donell, Caroline B. Hing

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On the basis of the current evidence base, HRS may have better functional outcomes than THA, but the increased risks of heterotopic ossification, aseptic loosening, and revision surgery following HRS indicate that THA is superior in terms of implant survival.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)684-695
Number of pages12
JournalActa Orthopaedica
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2010

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