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Volume:3 Issue:7 Number:86 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #5499
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Minimally invasive THA presents risk of transient lateral femoral cutaneous nerve palsy

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OrthoEvidence. Minimally invasive THA presents risk of transient lateral femoral cutaneous nerve palsy. ACE Report. 2014;3(7):86. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/5499

Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Minimally invasive versus conventional exposure for total hip arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical and radiological outcomes

Int Orthop. 2011 Feb;35(2):173-84

Contributing Authors: TO Smith V Blake CB Hing

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Data from 16 non RCTs and 12 RCTs (2849 hips) of variable quality were analyzed to determine whether minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is superior to a conventional exposure for total hip arthroplasty (THA), when comparing short and long-term outcomes. This systematic review/meta-analysis pooled study data and compared clinical outcomes: Harris Hip Score, WOMAC score, and Oxford hip score, along wi...

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