Outcomes Research

Outcomes Research

Case Report 1: 60 Years Old High Activity Male Patient with Stated Concerns of Metal Sensitivity

A climbing enthusiast (60 years) with severe hip problems received a ceramic hip resurfacing implant. After successful surgery, he returned to high activity levels very quickly, showing excellent scores in terms of function...

Outcomes Research

Case Report 2: 42 Years Old Female Patient with Dysplastic Hip

An underwater photographer (42 years) with severe hip problems received a ceramic hip resurfacing implant. After successful surgery, she returned to high activity levels very quickly, showing excellent scores in terms of...

Cardiac function to be monitored in patients with metallic  femoral heads
Outcomes Research

ANSM: Cardiac function to be monitored in patients with metallic heads

The deposition of cobalt species in retrieved heart tissues from arthroplasty patients has been suggested to be associated with heart failures. These findings have been recently confirmed in an epidemiological study...

Outcomes Research

Excellent Outcomes with BIOLOX®delta in Revision: Don't Forget the Sleeve

Introduced to the market over 15 years ago, BIOLOX®delta ceramic hip implants have been widely used in primary THA ever since. Recent studies support their value as a reliable solution in hip revision, too. Placing a...