The effectiveness of cement in primary hip replacements: a rapid review

Brener S
Record ID 32014001062
Authors' objectives: The objective of this rapid review was to examine the effectiveness of cemented versus uncemented fixation components in primary hip arthroplasty.
Authors' recommendations: Based on low quality of evidence, there was no statistically significant difference in revisions between cemented and uncemented fixation for primary hip arthroplasty.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2013
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Bone Cements
  • Hip Prosthesis
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
Organisation Name: Health Quality Ontario
Contact Address: Evidence Development and Standards, Health Quality Ontario, 130 Bloor Street West, 10th floor, Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 1N5
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