Peri-prosthetic bone density after cemented versus trabecular fixation
A randomised study of peri-prosthetic bone density after cemented versus trabecular fixation of a polyethylene acetabular componentJournal of Bone and Joint Surgery BR; 2011; 93(B); 1033-1044
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55 patients requiring fixation of the acetabular component were randomized to receive either a cemented polyethylene or a monobloc trabecular metal component with a polyethylene articular surface. The results of the 2-year study indicated that there was no significant difference in regards to pain and function between the two groups at 2 year follow-up. Additionally, it was found that the there wa...
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