Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol (2018) 28:463–469 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00590-017-2071-0 ORIGINAL ARTICLE • HIP - ARTHROPLASTY Cementless modular neck stems: are they a safe option in primary total hip arthroplasty? 1 1 1 José M. Pelayo‑de‑Tomás · José L. Rodrigo‑Pérez · Carlos D. Novoa‑Parra · 2 3,4 Alejandro Lizaur‑Utrilla · María Morales‑Suárez‑Varela · José Antonio Blas‑Dobón Received: 17 August 2017 / Accepted: 14 October 2017 / Published online: 29 October 2017 © Springer-Verlag France SAS 2017 Abstract Conclusions The findings in the present study showed Purpose The objective was to assess aseptic complications that the H-MAX-M stem provided satisfactory functional and functional outcome using a primary total hip arthro- outcome in most patients with a low rate of complications plasty with modular neck. attributable to the modular neck design. We consider that Methods Prospective cohort of 317 consecutive patients. using this novel modular neck-stem coupling design can The mean age was 61.1 (range, 41–84) years. The H-Max- be an alternative to the conventional monoblock stems in M model (Lima, Italy) system was used in all patients. The patients without overweight. functional assessment was made by the Harris Hip Score, Short Form-36 (SF-36), Western Ontario and McMaster Keywords Total hip arthroplasty · Modular neck · Universities Osteoarthritis Index and visual analogue scale H-MAX M hip
European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology – Springer Journals
Published: Oct 29, 2017
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