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Pseudotumours following hip resurfacing; minimising the clinical impact

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Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty (MoMHRA) is an alternative treatment option to total hip arthroplasty (THA), especially in the young and active. Despite the early successful results, reports of adverse soft-tissue reactions around the MoMHRA have caused increased concern. These reactions have been termed pseudotumours and have been shown to be associated with increased wear. However, their incidence and aetiology is not known. The broad aims of this thesis were to 1) determine ...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2012-11-15

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