A meta-analysis comparing the direct anterior with other approaches in primary total hip arthroplasty


KÜÇÜKDURMAZ F. , Sukeik M., Paruizi J.

SURGEON-JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL COLLEGES OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH AND IRELAND, vol.17, no.5, pp.291-299, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surge.2018.09.001
  • Title of Journal : SURGEON-JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL COLLEGES OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH AND IRELAND
  • Page Numbers: pp.291-299

Abstract

Background: Proponents of the direct anterior approach (DAA) for THAs suggest earlier recovery with no increased complications whereas opponents suggest higher complication rates.