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Differences in outcomes of obese women and men undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty

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Published in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2007, vol. 57, no. 2, p. 327-34
Abstract To evaluate the effect of obesity on the incidence of main complications (infection, dislocation, and revision), functional outcome, and patient satisfaction 5 years after primary total hip arthroplasty (THA), and to determine whether results differ between obese women and men.
Keywords AgedAged, 80 and overArthroplasty, Replacement, Hip/statistics & numerical dataBody Mass IndexCohort StudiesFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansIncidenceInfection/epidemiologyMaleMiddle AgedObesity/epidemiologyOsteoarthritis, Hip/epidemiology/surgeryPostoperative Complications/epidemiologyProspective StudiesSex DistributionTreatment Outcome
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PMID: 17330288
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Research group Chirurgie orthopédique et traumatologique (98)
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LUEBBEKE-WOLFF, Anne et al. Differences in outcomes of obese women and men undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty. In: Arthritis and Rheumatism, 2007, vol. 57, n° 2, p. 327-34. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:35016

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