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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Hoberg, M; Le Duff, MJ; Amstutz, HC 
Title:
[Metal-on-metal hybrid hip resurfacing. Development and current state] 
Abstract:
Worldwide the employment of surface replacements using metal-on-metal components as an option, particularly for the young and active patient, has gained broad acceptance. Part of the attraction for hip resurfacing is its conservative nature as a prosthetic solution for hip arthritis. It is anatomical, replicating the normal hip and limb length, preserving proximal femoral bone, and is a truly minimally bone invasive approach with excellent outcome of joint function. The purpose of this article i...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Orthopade 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
37 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
679-84 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0085-4530 
TUM Institution:
dische Klinik und Poliklinik