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Volume:18 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13398
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

SuperPath Approach for THA Improves Acute Pain & Function With Reduced Blood Loss & Hospital Stay

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OrthoEvidence. SuperPath Approach for THA Improves Acute Pain & Function With Reduced Blood Loss & Hospital Stay. ACE Report. 2021;18(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13398

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Comparison of total hip arthroplasty with minimally invasive SuperPath approach vs. conventional posterolateral approach in elderly patients: A one-year follow-up randomized controlled research

Asian J Surg. 2021 Mar;44(3): 531-536.

Contributing Authors: X Li L Ma Q Wang K Rong

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Ninety-six elderly patients (≥65 years old) diagnosed with either a femoral neck fracture or ischemic necrosis of femoral head who were scheduled for a total hip arthroplasty were randomized to receive either the supercapsular percutaneously-assisted total hip (SuperPath) approach (n=49) or the conventional posterolateral approach (n=47). Outcomes of interest included pain evaluated using the Visu...

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