- Conversion of a fused hip to total hip arthroplastyAtul B Joshi
Centre for Hip Surgery, Wrightington Hospital, Wigan, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1335-41. 2002..The goal of the present study was to review the long-term clinical and radiographic results after conversion of a fused hip to a total hip arthroplasty and to identify the risk factors that would lead to a higher rate of failure...
- Total hip arthroplasty in ankylosing spondylitis: an analysis of 181 hipsAtul B Joshi
Centre for Hip Surgery, Wrightington Hospital, Wigan, United Kingdom
J Arthroplasty 17:427-33. 2002..2%). The probability of survival of the implant was 71% at 27 years. THA provides long-term improvement in hip function for patients with ankylosing spondylitis...
- Results for a custom acetabular component for acetabular deficiencyAtul B Joshi
Park Plaza Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
J Arthroplasty 17:643-8. 2002..This procedure is technically demanding and has a high complication rate. Until better long-term results are shown, this procedure should be restricted to patients for whom a Girdlestone pseudarthrosis is the only surgical alternative...