Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol (2018) 28:493–498 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00590-017-2057-y ORIGINAL ARTICLE • HIP - ARTHROPLASTY Comparison of functional outcome of bipolar hip arthroplasty and total hip replacement in displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly in a developing country: a 2‑year prospective study 1 1,2 Jayesh Chandrakant Sonaje · Pradeep Kumar Meena · 1 1 Ramesh Chandra Bansiwal · Sandesh Satish Bobade Received: 9 April 2017 / Accepted: 5 October 2017 / Published online: 13 October 2017 © Springer-Verlag France SAS 2017 Abstract in THR (p < 0.0001). Mean of total duration of surgery was Purpose To compare the short-term functional outcome found to be 51.80 ± 8.70 min in BHA group which was between bipolar hip arthroplasty (BHA) and total hip significantly lesser than 119.10 ± 16.75 min of THR group replacement (THR) in displaced femoral neck fractures in (p < 0.0001). elderly patients in a developing country. Conclusion BHA being comparable to THR in terms of Materials and methods A prospective study was con- functional outcome by modified Harris hip scoring with sig - ducted which included a total of 42 patients of age more than nificantly less blood loss during surgery, less duration of sur - 60 years with closed displaced femoral neck fractures, and gery, more cost-effective can be recommended as first line the patients were randomized into two groups of 21 patients of
European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology – Springer Journals
Published: Oct 13, 2017
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