Donald S Garbuz

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delays worsen quality of life outcome of primary total hip arthroplasty
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 447:79-84. 2006
  2. pmc The John Charnley Award: Diagnostic accuracy of MRI versus ultrasound for detecting pseudotumors in asymptomatic metal-on-metal THA
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 4E3
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:417-23. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Enhanced gap filling and osteoconduction associated with alendronate-calcium phosphate-coated porous tantalum
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1090-100. 2008
  4. pmc The Frank Stinchfield Award: Dislocation in revision THA: do large heads (36 and 40 mm) result in reduced dislocation rates in a randomized clinical trial?
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 910 West 10th Avenue, Room 3114, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:351-6. 2012
  5. pmc The John Charnley Award: Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing versus large-diameter head metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: a randomized clinical trial
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:318-25. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome in femoral revision arthroplasty with tapered fluted modular titanium stems
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 453:199-202. 2006
  7. pmc Two-stage total hip arthroplasty: how often does it control methicillin-resistant infection?
    Fay Leung
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 3114 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1009-15. 2011
  8. pmc Femoral revision hip arthroplasty: a comparison of two stem designs
    Corey J Richards
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 3114 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:491-6. 2010
  9. pmc Tapered fluted titanium stems in the management of Vancouver B2 and B3 periprosthetic femoral fractures
    Jacob T Munro
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 910 West 10th Avenue, Room 3114, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:590-8. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and functional status after aseptic versus septic revision total knee arthroplasty using the PROSTALAC articulating spacer
    R M Dominic Meek
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 19:874-9. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Delays worsen quality of life outcome of primary total hip arthroplasty
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 447:79-84. 2006
    ..Expedited access resulted in a larger proportion of patients with better than expected function 12 months after surgery...
  2. pmc The John Charnley Award: Diagnostic accuracy of MRI versus ultrasound for detecting pseudotumors in asymptomatic metal-on-metal THA
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 4E3
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:417-23. 2014
    ..To date, there is no consensus on whether ultrasound or MRI is superior for the detection of pseudotumors...
  3. doi request reprint Enhanced gap filling and osteoconduction associated with alendronate-calcium phosphate-coated porous tantalum
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1090-100. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effect of alendronate-coated porous tantalum on new bone formation in an animal model incorporating a gap between the implant and bone...
  4. pmc The Frank Stinchfield Award: Dislocation in revision THA: do large heads (36 and 40 mm) result in reduced dislocation rates in a randomized clinical trial?
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 910 West 10th Avenue, Room 3114, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:351-6. 2012
    ..Dislocation after revision THA is a common complication. Large heads have the potential to decrease dislocation rate, but it is unclear whether they do so in revision THA...
  5. pmc The John Charnley Award: Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing versus large-diameter head metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: a randomized clinical trial
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:318-25. 2010
    ..Level of Evidence: Level I, randomized clinical trial. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome in femoral revision arthroplasty with tapered fluted modular titanium stems
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 453:199-202. 2006
    ..We presume reduced stiffness of the titanium stem, coupled with the intraoperative modularity, resulted in the improved patient outcomes observed in this study...
  7. pmc Two-stage total hip arthroplasty: how often does it control methicillin-resistant infection?
    Fay Leung
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 3114 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1009-15. 2011
    ..Methicillin-resistant hip infections are increasingly common. Reports of the surgical management of these patients using two-stage THA show variable control of infection, but all reports used static spacers...
  8. pmc Femoral revision hip arthroplasty: a comparison of two stem designs
    Corey J Richards
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 3114 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:491-6. 2010
    ..Level of Evidence: Level III, therapeutic study. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  9. pmc Tapered fluted titanium stems in the management of Vancouver B2 and B3 periprosthetic femoral fractures
    Jacob T Munro
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 910 West 10th Avenue, Room 3114, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:590-8. 2014
    ..Surgeons have several implant choices when managing Vancouver B2 and B3 periprosthetic fractures about the hip. Few long-term studies have reported outcomes for tapered fluted titanium stems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and functional status after aseptic versus septic revision total knee arthroplasty using the PROSTALAC articulating spacer
    R M Dominic Meek
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 19:874-9. 2004
    ..At a mean of 41 months, none of the outcomes were significantly worse for the septic group, which had 2 recurrences of infection (4%). The satisfactory functional results of the PROSTALAC system may be related to the design features...
  11. pmc High complication rate after revision of large-head metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty
    Jacob T Munro
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:523-8. 2014
    ..Previous studies have indicated poor outcomes in patients having revision of hip resurfacing resulting from adverse local tissue reaction and pseudotumor...
  12. doi request reprint Revision total knee arthroplasty: clinical outcome comparison with and without the use of femoral head structural allograft
    Corey J Richards
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hull Hospital, 116 boul Lionel emond Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 26:1299-304. 2011
    ..The FHSA cohort was found to have significantly better outcome scores. This study demonstrates improved clinical outcomes for patients undergoing revision TKA using a structural allograft compared with those without...
  13. pmc Predictors of participation in sports after hip and knee arthroplasty
    Daniel H Williams
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:555-61. 2012
    ..Knowledge of rates and predictors of return to sports will help inform expectations in patients anticipating return to sports after joint arthroplasty...
  14. pmc Durable infection control and function with the PROSTALAC spacer in two-stage revision for infected knee arthroplasty
    Christopher R Gooding
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:985-93. 2011
    ..The PROSTALAC knee spacer is an antibiotic-loaded cement articulating spacer that allows some movement of the knee between stages. Whether motion enhances long-term function is unknown...
  15. pmc Quality of life following proximal femoral replacement using a modular system in revision THA
    Muhyeddine M Al-Taki
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:470-5. 2011
    ..While many papers report function in these patients, they do not describe the quality of life...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein level to diagnose infection before revision total knee arthroplasty. A prospective evaluation
    Nelson V Greidanus
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Laurel Pavilion, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1409-16. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic test characteristics of the erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein level for the assessment of infection in patients presenting for revision total knee arthroplasty...
  17. pmc High survival of modular tapered stems for proximal femoral bone defects at 5 to 10 years followup
    Andrew P Van Houwelingen
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:454-62. 2013
    ..Previous reports have cited high failure rates with cylindrical cobalt chrome stems in large femoral defects but the longer term survival of the fluted stems is unknown...
  18. pmc Outcomes of minimally invasive anterolateral THA are not superior to those of minimally invasive direct lateral and posterolateral THA
    Nelson V Greidanus
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:463-71. 2013
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  19. doi request reprint Drug release and bone growth studies of antimicrobial peptide-loaded calcium phosphate coating on titanium
    Mehdi Kazemzadeh-Narbat
    Department of Materials Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 100:1344-52. 2012
    ..The current AMP-CaP coating thus offers in vivo osteoconductivity to orthopedic implants. It also offers in vitro antimicrobial property, with its in vivo performance to be confirmed in future animal infection models...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cementing constrained acetabular liners in revision hip replacement: clinical and laboratory observations
    John Mountney
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 53:131-40. 2004
    ..Whether a smooth metal shell needs to be roughened as well is a matter of debate...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pelvic dissociation in revision total hip arthroplasty: diagnosis and treatment
    Shahryar Noordin
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 59:37-43. 2010
    ..If there is not enough room for a posterior pelvic reconstruction plate, a cup-cage construct with or without an allograft can be used as a reconstruction option...
  22. pmc Patients report improvement in quality of life and satisfaction after hip resurfacing arthroplasty
    Wael A Rahman
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:444-53. 2013
    ..Validated patient-reported results are essential to guide patients and surgeons in the current era of informed and shared decision making...
  23. doi request reprint Prevalence of pseudotumor in asymptomatic patients after metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty
    Daniel H Williams
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2164-71. 2011
    ..A secondary purpose was to assess whether a correlation exists between elevated serum metal ion levels and pseudotumor formation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Vancouver type B3 periprosthetic fractures: evaluation and treatment
    Corey J Richards
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 58:177-81. 2009
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Cementless two-stage exchange arthroplasty for infection after total hip arthroplasty
    Bassam A Masri
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 22:72-8. 2007
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  26. doi request reprint Quality of life outcomes in revision vs primary total hip arthroplasty: a prospective cohort study
    Sanjeev Patil
    Division of Adult Reconstruction and Oncology, University of British Columbia, Department of Orthopaedics, Vancouver, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 23:550-3. 2008
    ..5, P = .016) than in patients who had revision THA. The magnitude of improvement in quality of life is greater for the patient with primary THA in comparison to the patient with revision THA...
  27. ncbi request reprint Principles of management and results of treating the fractured femur during and after total hip arthroplasty
    Nelson V Greidanus
    Division of Reconstructive Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 52:309-22. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of retaining a patellar prosthesis on pain, functional, and satisfaction outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Bassam A Masri
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 21:1169-74. 2006
    ..The absence of a patellar prosthesis does not appear to significantly affect pain, function, or satisfaction outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cementless revision for infection following total hip arthroplasty
    Philip A Mitchell
    Division of Reconstructive Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 52:323-30. 2003
    ..The results of these treatment regimens and the rationale for cementless reconstruction at the second stage of a two-stage treatment protocol are important considerations in the treatment of periprosthetic infection...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cable plates and onlay allografts in periprosthetic femoral fractures after hip replacement: laboratory and clinical observations
    Jonathan R Howell
    Division of Reconstructive Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 53:99-110. 2004
    ..Periprosthetic fractures of the femur are a complex surgical problem and require specialized training in a range of surgical techniques...
  31. ncbi request reprint Salvage procedures and implant selection for periprosthetic femoral fractures
    Alexander Siegmeth
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstrcution and Oncology, University of British Columbia, 3114 910 West Tenth Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Injury 38:698-703. 2007
    ..This review focuses on the treatment of these Vancouver type B3 fractures with long-stem implants, proximal femoral replacements, allograft-prosthesis composites and cortical strut grafting...
  32. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and functional status after treatment of infection at the site of a total knee arthroplasty with use of the PROSTALAC articulating spacer
    R M Dominic Meek
    Department of Orthopaedics, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1888-92. 2003
    ..We conducted a retrospective study to evaluate the outcomes associated with the use of the PROSTALAC articulating spacer between the first and second stages...
  33. ncbi request reprint Extended trochanteric osteotomy: planning, surgical technique, and pitfalls
    R M Meek
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Instr Course Lect 53:119-30. 2004
    ..Also, as the soft-tissue attachments to the bone fragment are preserved in this approach, abductor muscle tension can be adjusted...
  34. pmc Tranexamic acid reduces allogenic transfusion in revision hip arthroplasty
    Shahryar Noordin
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:541-6. 2011
    ..In November 2003, government legislation established the Blood Utilization Program at our center to reduce the rate and risks associated with allogenic transfusion...
  35. ncbi request reprint Acetabular bone loss in revision total hip arthroplasty: principles and techniques
    Shahryar Noordin
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 59:27-36. 2010
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Trochanteric osteotomies in revision total hip arthroplasty: contemporary techniques and results
    Victor T Jando
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 54:143-55. 2005
    ..Recent literature demonstrates that the ETO has a relatively low rate of nonunion and is associated with fewer intraoperative femoral fractures or cortical perforations, as well as decreased surgical time...
  37. pmc The natural history of inflammatory pseudotumors in asymptomatic patients after metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty
    Sulaiman A Almousa
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:3814-21. 2013
    ..Although pseudotumors have been reported in 32% of asymptomatic metal-on-metal hips, the natural history of asymptomatic pseudotumors is unknown...
  38. doi request reprint Periacetabular osteotomy and total hip arthroplasty in patients older than 40 years
    Donald S Garbuz
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 23:960-3. 2008
    ..However, given the results of this study, in patients older than 40 years, periacetabular osteotomy should only be done in highly selected cases...
  39. doi request reprint A comparison between patient recall and concurrent measurement of preoperative quality of life outcome in total hip arthroplasty
    Jonathan Howell
    Division of Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 23:843-9. 2008
    ..The reliability of recall remained high up to 3 months postoperation. Patients are able to accurately recall their preoperative function for up to 3 months after total hip arthroplasty...
  40. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of radiographic and patient-assessed outcomes following fixed versus rotating platform total knee arthroplasty
    Wael A Rahman
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 25:1201-8. 2010
    ..At mid-term follow up both the RP and FB give equivalent results, but patients with the RP tended to have a higher activity level score...
  41. doi request reprint Quality of life outcomes in revision versus primary total knee arthroplasty
    Nelson V Greidanus
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Laurel Pavilion, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 26:615-20. 2011
    ..05) in comparison with primary TKA patients. When adjusting for confounding factors in regression analyses, revisions are inferior to primary TKA by 8.6 (95% confidence interval, 2.7-14.6) normalized WOMAC units...
  42. doi request reprint No difference in quality-of-life outcomes after mobile and fixed-bearing medial unicompartmental knee replacement
    David J Biau
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 28:220-226.e1. 2013
    ..At follow-up, the groups differed only in the Oxford score: median 83 (mobile) and 90 (fixed). There is no difference in outcomes between mobile and fixed unicompartmental knee replacements...
  43. doi request reprint Outcome after isolated polyethylene tibial insert exchange in revision total knee arthroplasty
    Richard P Baker
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Acute Health Services, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 28:1-6. 2013
    ..When patients are selected appropriately, an isolated liner exchange can significantly improve the function of the knee...
  44. pmc Total hip arthroplasty in steroid-induced osteonecrosis: early functional and radiological outcomes
    Wael A Rahman
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Surg 56:41-6. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes, complications and satisfaction with THA among patients with corticosteroid-induced osteonecrosis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Tapered stems in cemented primary total hip replacement
    David J Dunlop
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 51:81-91. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint Severe femoral bone loss in infected total hip arthroplasty: surgical management
    Corey J Richards
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 58:173-6. 2009
    ..The surgical alternatives are numerous and include the use of allografts, both structural and morcellized; cemented and cementless femoral components; and segmental replacement megaprostheses...
  47. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted femoral head resurfacing
    Antony J Hodgson
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Comput Aided Surg 10:337-43. 2005
    ..We also show that the mechanical jig resulted in significantly retroverted implant placement. There was no significant difference in operative time between the two techniques...
  48. pmc Classifying health-related quality of life outcomes of total hip arthroplasty
    Min Xu
    Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 6:48. 2005
    ..The objective is to develop criteria that classify individual treatment health related quality of life (HRQOL) outcome after primary THA, adjusted by preoperative scores...
  49. ncbi request reprint The prevention of periprosthetic fractures of the femur during and after total hip arthroplasty
    Philip A Mitchell
    Division of Reconstructive Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 52:301-8. 2003
    ..With approximately 200,000 THAs performed annually in North America, fracture prevention is extremely important for the individual patient and has a significant impact on the health care system...
  50. ncbi request reprint Patients' outcome after total hip arthroplasty: a comparison between the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities index and the Oxford 12-item hip score
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopedics Academic Office, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 21:998-1004. 2006
    ..The OHS also demonstrates similar floor and ceiling effect patterns as does the WOMAC. We recommend that the choice should depend on which scale researchers are using to power a study...
  51. pmc Can a new design of pneumatic compression device reduce variations in delivered therapy for the mechanical prophylaxis of thromboembolic disease after total hip arthroplasty?
    Bassam A Masri
    Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology, Department of Orthopedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Surg 47:263-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate a new sequential compression device with feedback to maintain optimal therapy, and to determine whether therapy is improved with this new device...
  52. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pain in patients with apparently solidly fixed total hip arthroplasty components
    Graham M Robbins
    Division of Reconstructive Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:86-94. 2002
    ..Particularly when pain is caused by occult infection, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, C-reactive protein level, hip aspiration, advanced radiologic imaging, and nuclear medicine scans can help determine the diagnosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of patients with pain following total hip replacement
    Patrick J Duffy
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2566-75. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Classification systems in orthopaedics
    Donald S Garbuz
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:290-7. 2002
    ..Some commonly used classifications of musculoskeletal conditions have not proved to be reliable when critically evaluated...
  55. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive hip replacement: rationale, applied anatomy, and instrumentation
    Jonathan R Howell
    University of British Columbia, Room 3114, 910 West 10 th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 4E3, Canada
    Orthop Clin North Am 35:107-18. 2004
    ..These results,however, have been achieved by a small number of high-volume surgeons, and the authors feel it is essential that as these techniques are introduced into widespread practice the results be studied carefully...
  56. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative fracture of the femur in revision total hip arthroplasty with a diaphyseal fitting stem
    R M Dominic Meek
    Southern General Hospital, 1345 Govan Road, Glasgow, Scotland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:480-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the risk factors and frequency of intraoperative fractures with the use of these stems and their effect on radiographic and functional outcomes...