publication . Thesis . 2008

Does cement mantle thickness really matter?

Caruana, J.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2008
  • Publisher: University of London
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
The thickness of the cement mantle around the femoral component of total hip replacements is a contributing factor to aseptic loosening and revision. Nevertheless, various designs of stems and surgical tooling lead to cement mantles of differing thicknesses. This thesis is concerned with variability in cement thickness around the Stanmore Hip, due to surgical approach, broach size and stem orientation, and its effects on stress and cracking in the cement. The extent to which cement mantle thickness varies in clinical practice as a result of surgical approach was investigated, through retrospective radiographic analysis. The posterior approach was associated with...
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Medical Subject Headings: musculoskeletal diseasestechnology, industry, and agriculturesurgical procedures, operativeequipment and supplies
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