J Chin Med Assoc 2021 Sep 9. Epub 2021 Sep 9.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Department of exercise and health science, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.
Background: The study aim was to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to compare the functional outcomes and reoperation rates of cemented and cementless hip arthroplasty for treating displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients.
Methods: Systematic searches were conducted of literature up to December 2018 on PubMed, Embase, Cochrane, and Web of Science for randomised controlled trials (RCTs) concerning current-generation stem designs only. Two reviewers independently determined eligibility, extracted the outcome data and assessed the risk of bias of eligible studies. Read More