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  • resection
  • BIRMINGHAM MID HEAD RESECTION (BMHR) In the early 2000s, McMinn found that the results of the BHR are excellent in all types of hip arthritis except one. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indications
  • Also, choosing the best-suited patients was emphasized to ensure that surgeons followed the indications and contraindications for partial replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • spine
  • Conversion of an ankylosed hip is especially indicated if the patient has pain, functional disability, leg length discrepancy and osteoarthritis of other adjacent joints (especially the lumbar spine and knees) due to the deformity. (scielo.org.za)
  • Readers (of CORR) are directed to his works on a new approach to treating fractures of the neck of the femur, mould arthroplasty, osteotomy of the spine, and continuous irrigation for osteomyelitis, all republished as Classics in CORR as examples of his innovative spirit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the 1960s, UHMWPE has also been the material of choice for total joint arthroplasty in orthopedic and spine implants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients
  • In the past an arthrodesis was performed for symptomatic patients but numerous studies have however proven that the outcome of total hip arthroplasty in ankylosis is favourable. (scielo.org.za)
  • It has been reported that patients who had a previous arthrodesis for ankylosis had a poorer outcome post total hip replacement. (scielo.org.za)
  • I routinely perform 15-20 joint replacements and see approximately 100 patients in clinic each week. (charleshopemd.com)
  • He died the 16th of June, 1953 in Boston, Massachusetts USA, at the age of 65, he died suddenly of a heart disorder, shortly after performing a successful hip replacement operation on one of his most famous patients, television, talk-show host, Arthur Godfrey. (wikipedia.org)
  • This procedure is becoming the treatment of choice for patients requiring arthroplasty, replacing the conventional use of arthrodesis, i.e. fusion of the bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, choosing the best-suited patients was emphasized to ensure that surgeons followed the indications and contraindications for partial replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) should be intact, although this is debated by clinicians for patients that need a medial compartment replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • For patients that need a lateral compartment replacement, the ACL should be intact and is contraindicated for patients that have ACL-deficient knees because the lateral component has more motion than the medial compartment. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Since 2008, the FDA has received approximately 400 complaints from patients who received ASR hip replacements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shine Lawyers commenced an Australian class action in the Federal Court of Australia on September 27, 2011, against DePuy International Pty Ltd and Johnson and Johnson Medical Pty Ltd. Both lawsuits claim that the DePuy ASR hip replacement was defectively designed, that DePuy knew that there were problems with the implant early on but didn't do anything to let patients or their surgeons know about the possible problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • A unit of Johnson & Johnson, just months after saying it was phasing out an artificial hip implant because of slowing sales, has warned doctors that the device appears to have a high early failure rate in some patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although hip resurfacing has been around for some 40 years, the contemporary metal on metal bearing hip resurfacing has only increased in popularity amongst surgeons and patients in the past decade. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acetabular
  • The 2010 DePuy Hip Replacement Recall was instituted when DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., a division of Johnson and Johnson, recalled its ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement system on August 24, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • It remains to be seen how DePuy's recent recall, which affects the ASR XL Acetabular System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System, will affect the company financially. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mr.G.S.Chana, the creator of the MIS reamer handle and the Chana Targeting Device has proved that it is possible to perform hip resurfacing through an incision of 6.5 cm's without macerating the soft tissues and incorrectly implanting the acetabular cup. (wikipedia.org)
  • Harris is also recognized for performing the world's first successful total hip replacement in a patient with a total congenital dislocation of the hip and for developing the first effective cement-free acetabular component. (wikipedia.org)
  • conventional
  • Conventional hip resurfacing techniques were created as an alternative to total hip replacement, whereby only the diseased cartilage and a small surrounding area of the femur are removed, to be replaced with new surfaces. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeon
  • 1-7 Ankylosis of the hip is very difficult to treat surgically and should only be attempted by an experienced surgeon together with comprehensive pre-operative planning. (scielo.org.za)
  • occur
  • In 2005, Saleh released the Lower-Extremity Activity Scale (LEAS) in order to quantitatively measure changes in daily physical activity that occur before and after lower-limb arthroplasty. (wikipedia.org)
  • dislocation
  • DePuy identified reasons for the failure of the hip replacement system as component loosening, component malalignment, infection, fracture of the bone, dislocation, metal sensitivity and pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • partial
  • Currently, UKA is often referred to as "partial knee replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • In reality there is nothing "partial" about this replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two Kappa Delta Awards 10 awards from the Hip Society The Lifetime Achievement Award from the Hip Society Lifetime Achievement Award from the Muller Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award of the International Hip Society Partial list: Harris, W. H. (2014). (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • We report on a case of a patient who presented at the age of 19 years with severe left hip pain for two weeks. (scielo.org.za)
  • fracture
  • In 1925, Smith-Petersen introduced the three-flanged steel nail for insertion across the fracture site in hip fractures, an innovation that considerably improved recovery and mortality rates from hip fractures. (wikipedia.org)
  • approach
  • None of the above approaches offer a fluoroscopy-free approach to Minimal Invasive Hip Resurfacing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hip resurfacing has been welcomed by a number of surgeons globally, but others have met the technique with a certain degree of hesitation due to a number of potential disadvantages: Incisions for hip resurfacing (posterior approach) have been well documented to stretch in excess of 20 cm in length. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • The pelvic inclination angle, which is the single most important element of human body posture, is mostly adjusted at the hips. (charleshopemd.com)
  • oral
  • Oral contraceptives and hormonal replacement therapy increase the risk through a variety of mechanisms, including altered blood coagulation protein levels and reduced fibrinolysis. (wikipedia.org)