Incidence and Short-Term Outcomes of Primary and Revision Hip Replacement in the United States
- The effectiveness of suction drainage in total hip arthroplasty. Murphy, J. P.; Scott, J. E. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jul1993, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p388
The article presents a study on the effectiveness of using suction drainage in total hip arthroplasty. The study involved 40 patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty in which suction drainage is employed to decrease wound infections. The study revealed that suction draining offers no benefits...
- Home surveillance of leaking wounds after hip and knee arthroplasty: a prospective audit. Yousef, A.; Angadi, D. S; Nagare, U.; Raymond, C. // Journal of Wound Care;Jul2008, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p289
Leaking postoperative wound is a frequent fi nding after hip and knee arthroplasty. A prospective audit was undertaken to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of surveillance of leaking wounds at patients' homes by trained orthopaedic nurses.
- Validation of reoperations due to infection in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register. Lindgren, J. Viktor; Gordon, Max; Wretenberg, Per; Kärrholm, Johan; Garellick, Göran // BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders;2014, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
Background Complete or almost complete recording of reoperations is essential to enable a correct interpretation of data in arthroplasty registers. The completeness of recordings due to infection is unknown in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register (SHAR). We therefore used a combination of data...
- Midterm to Long-term Followup of Staged Reimplantation for Infected Hip Arthroplasty. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo; Daniel Berry; Arlen Hanssen; Miguel Cabanela // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Jan2009, Vol. 467 Issue 1, p219
AbstractÃ‚Â Ã‚Â Most reports on two-stage reimplantation have focused on the short-term cure rate of infection, but little is known about long-term reinfection-free survival or mechanical durability. We retrospectively reviewed 168 patients (169 hips) with infected arthroplasty, all of...
- CORR Insights: The Otto Aufranc Award: Modifiable versus Nonmodifiable Risk Factors for Infection After Hip Arthroplasty. Solomon, Lucian // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Feb2015, Vol. 473 Issue 2, p460
A review of the article ÂeÂeThe Otto Aufranc Award: Modifiable versus Nonmodifiable Risk Factors for Infection After Hip Arthroplasty'' by Maoz and colleagues, which appeared in the August 13, 2014 issue, is presented.
- cup arthroplasty of hip. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p557
An encyclopedia entry for the surgical technique "cup arthroplasty of hip" is presented.
- Two-stage hip arthroplasty treatment effective in eliminating infections. Press, Robert // Orthopedics Today;Mar2009, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p8
The article explains the use of a two-staged implantation through antibiotic spacers for treating total hip arthroplasty infection.
- This month's module: Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. // Orthopedics;May2004, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p531
Presents a quiz about hip and knee arthroplasty.
- Reply to the Letter to the Editor: The 2013 Frank Stinchfield Award: Diagnosis of Infection in the Early Postoperative Period After Total Hip Arthroplasty. Yi, Paul; Cross, Michael; Della Valle, Craig // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Jun2015, Vol. 473 Issue 6, p2152
A response from the authors of the article "The 2013 Frank Stinchfield Award: Diagnosis of Infection in the Early Postoperative Period After Total Hip Arthroplasty", published in the previous issues of the journal, is presented.