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

Published inArthritis and rheumatism, vol. 57, no. 2, p. 327-334
Publication date2007
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
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip/statistics & numerical data
  • Body Mass Index
  • Cohort Studies
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Infection/epidemiology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Obesity/epidemiology
  • Osteoarthritis, Hip/epidemiology/surgery
  • Postoperative Complications/epidemiology
  • Prospective Studies
  • Sex Distribution
  • Treatment Outcome
Citation (ISO format)
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. 327–334. doi: 10.1002/art.22542
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