Patient survival matters as much as implant survival when selecting the right hip replacementBMJ 2014; 348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g1919 (Published 06 March 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1919
- Justin P Cobb, professor of orthopaedics1
- 1Imperial College, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
“Clearly, cemented implants performed better (lasted longer) in patients aged over 65 years,” according to Hamilton and Howie and the Nordic registry.1 2 But …
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