Acta Orthop 2018 Jan 18:1-4. Epub 2018 Jan 18.
a University of Dundee, TORT Centre, Ninewells Hospital , Dundee , Scotland , UK.
Background and purpose - About 86,000 total hip replacements (THR) have been registered in patients under 55 years in the National Joint Registry of England and Wales (NJR). The use of uncemented implants has increased, despite their outcomes not having been proven to be significantly better than cemented implants in this registry. We determined the implant survivorship and functional outcomes of cemented THR in patients under 55 years at a minimum follow-up of 22 years. Read More