ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY, vol.128, no.4, pp.377-381, 2008 (SCI-Expanded)
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ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
hip, arthroplasty, thrust plate prosthesis, elderly, cementless prosthesis, TERM
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Introduction Thrust plate prosthesis (TPP) is a relatively new concept in total hip arthroplasty and advocated to be used in young patients. We retrospectively evaluated the results of 67 patients (71 hips) who were older than 65 years of age and underwent hip arthroplasty using the TPP.