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New Education and Heritage Centre Proposal
[ 30 August 2013 ]

Indian Orthopaedic Association 57th Annual Conference 2012
[ 16 January 2013 ]

International Revision Hip Arthroplasty Symposium November 2012
[ 30 November 2012 ]

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[ 30 August 2013 ]

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[ 30 August 2013 ]

Which factors determine the wear rate of large-diameter metal-on-metal hip replacements? Multivariate analysis of two hundred and seventy-six components.
[ 12 July 2013 ]

Medical management of osteonecrosis of the hip: a review
[ 12 July 2013 ]

Excision of Heterotopic Ossification from around hip replacement.

A 73 year old gentleman presented with a 5 year history of pain and marked stiffness around his right total hip replacement. His X-rays showed the presences of heterotopic ossification(new boneformation)around the hip joint. This was the cause of the pain and stiffness.He underwent surgical excision of the bone along with prophylaxis against more HO formations with radiotherapy and indomethacin treatment. His function inproved significantly and his pain resolved following surgery.

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