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Table 4 Reoperations

From: The direct anterior approach: initial experience of a minimally invasive technique for total hip arthroplasty

Complication (% of all) Case no. Treatment Outcome
Periprostethic femoral fractures (1,5%) 9
ORIF with wiring
Total revision
Stem revision
All healed
Dislocations (1%) 34
Total revision
Stem revision
No further dislocation
Deep infection (S.Aureus) (0,5%) 193 Irrigation and antibiotic therapy Resolved, prosthesis retained