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Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty - References


  1. Smith AJ, et al. (2012). Failure rates of metal-on-metal hip resurfacings: Analysis of data from the National Joint Registry for England and Wales. Lancet, 380(9855): 1759-1766.

  2. Costa ML, et al. (2012). Total hip arthroplasty versus resurfacing arthroplasty in the treatment of patients with arthritis of the hip joint: Single centre, parallel group, assessor blinded, randomised controlled trial. BMJ. Published online April 19, 2012 (doi:10.1136/bmj.e2147).

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