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Extended slide trochanteric osteotomy for revision total hip arthroplasty.

Authors
  • Chen, W M1
  • McAuley, J P
  • Engh, C A Jr
  • Hopper, R H Jr
  • Engh, C A
  • 1 Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute, Alexandria, Virginia 22306, USA.
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
Publication Date
September 2000
Volume
82
Issue
9
Pages
1215–1219
Identifiers
PMID: 11005512
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The extended slide trochanteric osteotomy allows extensive acetabular and femoral exposure, facilitates removal of distal cement or a well fixed porous-coated stem, and allows reliable reattachment and healing of the trochanteric fragment.

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