Total hip arthroplasty, for both primary and revision operations, frequently involves bony abnormalities of acetabulum. No standard nomenclature currently exists for the definition of acetabular deficiencies. A classification system is presented to assist in the preoperative evaluation and to provide a treatment protocol for these defects.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine