Fatigue and wear characterization of the preformed hip spacer

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The management of infected total hip arthroplasties is a complex issue. Depending on patient characteristics, infecting organisms and personal opinion of the surgeon, treatment options include antibiotic therapy, debridement of surrounding tissues, complete removal of the implant, irrigation and re-implantation of a new prosthesis [4, 5, 8-10, 16, 18].

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInfection and Local Treatment in Orthopedic Surgery
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9783540479987
Publication statusPublished - 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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