alexa Rotational acetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia: 61 hips followed for 8-15 years.
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Journal of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence

Author(s): Yasunaga Y, Ochi M, Shimogaki K, Yamamoto S, Iwamori H

Abstract Share this page

Abstract We operated on 54 patients (61 joints) with rotational acetabular osteotomy (RAO) due to dysplasia of the hip with pre- or early-stage osteoarthritis/arthrosis. The mean follow-up was 11 (8-15) years. The Merle d'Aubigné median score increased from 14 to 15. In 2 patients (2 joints), the score decreased from 15 to 13. Progression of arthrosis was seen in 6 joints on the radiographs at follow-up. Kaplan-Meier survivorship analysis predicted an 89\% (95\% confidence interval 80-99) prevention of worsening of arthrosis at 10 years. Postoperative joint congruency was a risk factor for progression of arthrosis. This article was published in Acta Orthop Scand and referenced in Journal of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence

Relevant Expert PPTs

Relevant Speaker PPTs

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords