Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research ®

A Publication of The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons ®

Symposium: Papers Presented at the Hip Society Meetings 1 article


High Complication Rate With Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasties on a Fracture Table

Brian A. Jewett MD, Dennis K. Collis MD

Recent attention in THA has focused on minimally invasive techniques and their short-term outcomes. Despite much debate over the outcomes and complications of the two-incision and the mini-lateral and mini-posterior approaches, complications arising from use of the anterior THA on a fracture table are not well documented.