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Revision total hip replacement and complications in total hip replacement

J. Miles and R.W.J. Carrington

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780199550647
Published online April 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199608249 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.007011

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Revision total hip replacement and complications in total hip replacement

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Revision hip replacement requires careful preoperative planning

Accurate diagnosis is vital: particular attention must be paid to whether infection is present or not

Extensile approaches are preferred

Appropriate equipment is greatly helpful in explantation of the failed components

Imaging, classification, and templating are useful in determining the best reconstruction techniques.

Chapter.  3413 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery ; Surgical Skills

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