Comparison of hemiarthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty in elderly patients with displaced femoral neck fractures


Barishan F. C. , AKESEN B. , ATICI T. , DURAK K. , BİLGEN M. S.

JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL RESEARCH, vol.46, no.7, pp.2717-2730, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0300060518770354
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.2717-2730
  • Keywords: Femoral neck fractures, cementless arthroplasty, hemiarthroplasty, total hip arthroplasty, comorbidity, mortality, survival analyses, BIPOLAR HEMIARTHROPLASTY, INTRACAPSULAR FRACTURE, FOLLOW-UP, CEMENTED HEMIARTHROPLASTY, INDEPENDENT PATIENTS, FEMUR FRACTURES, MORTALITY, COMPLICATIONS, REPLACEMENT, METAANALYSIS

Abstract

Objective This study was performed to compare the clinical and radiological outcomes of displaced femoral neck fractures (FNFs) treated with either hemiarthroplasty or total hip arthroplasty (THA) in elderly patients. Morbidity and mortality were also evaluated.