Topic Ceramic on Ceramic

Executive Summaries


CoC results with patients under 30

Functional outcomes of total hip arthroplasty in patients aged 30 years or less: a systematic review and meta-analysis. A study published by Walker at al. In Hip Int 2016; 26(5): 424-431


CoC shows excellent long-term results

Study published by Toni et al in Hip Int 2017 Feb 21;27(1): 8-13. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000429. EPub 5002016: 3rd generation alumina-on-alumina in modular hip prosthesis: 13 to 18 years follow-up results


Good long-term results with CoC in young patients

Study published by Lau et al. in Hip Int. 2017 Jul 29:0. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000541. [Epub ahead of print]: “3rd generation ceramic-on-ceramic cementless total hip arthroplasty: a minimum 10-year follow-up study”


Lowest ion levels with ceramic

Study published by Barlow et al. in the Journal of Arthroplasty. 2016 Dec 3. pii: S0883-5403(16)30824-5. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2016.11.024. [Epub ahead of print].


Relatively lower dislocation risk with 36mm CoC

Study published by Shah et al. in the Journal of Arthroplasty (2017), accepted manuscript. doi: 0.1016/j.arth.2017.04.037.: “Late dislocations after total hip arthroplasty: Is the bearing a factor?”


Removal of ceramic liner

Article of Pitto published in Clin Orthop Relat Res (2016) 474:25–26 / DOI 10.1007/s11999-015-4617-y


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