Published: Mar 2018
ACE Report #10120
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

AAOS2018: No difference in incidence of prosthetic joint infection between 3 bearing types in THA

Study Type:Meta analysis
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

A Comparison of Prosthetic Joint Infection in Metal-on-Polyethylene, Ceramic-on- Polyethylene, and Ceramic-on-Ceramic Bearings in Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Contributing Authors: GW Blunn AD Liddle A Hexter SH Hislop

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