- Cross-sectional anatomy of the ilium: implications for acetabular component placement in total hip arthroplastyJohn Antoniades
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 3449 Wilkens Ave, Suite 107, Baltimore, MD 21229, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:3537-41. 2012..Previous reports document a wide range of implant positioning above the teardrop. There is no anatomic guidance in the literature regarding the amount of bone stock available for initial implant stability in this area of the ilium...