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MoM total hip replacements in Europe: a NORE report

Journal article
Authors B. G. Pijls
Jmta Meessen
K. Tucker
S. Stea
L. Steenbergen
A. M. Fenstad
K. Makela
I. C. Stoica
M. Goncharov
S. Overgaard
J. A. de la Torre
A. Lubbeke
Ola Rolfson
Rghh Nelissen
Published in Efort Open Reviews
Volume 4
Issue 6
Pages 423-429
ISSN 2058-5241
Publication year 2019
Published at Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Orthopaedics
Pages 423-429
Language en
Links dx.doi.org/10.1302/2058-5241.4.1800...
Keywords metal-on-metal total hip replacement, joint registry, metal-on-metal, arthroplasty, mortality
Subject categories Orthopedics

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to determine the prevalence of metal-on-metal (MoM) total hip replacement (THR) in European registries, to assess the incidence of revision surgery and to describe the national follow-up guidelines for patients with MoM THR including resurfacings. Eleven registries of the Network of Orthopaedic Registries of Europe (NORE) participated totalling 54 434 resurfacings and 58 498 large stemmed MoM THRs. The resurfacings and stemmed large head MoM had higher pooled revision rates at five years than the standard total hip arthroplasties (THA): 6.0%, 95% confidence interval (CI) 5.3 to 6.8 for resurfacings; 6.9%, 95% CI 4.4 to 9.4 for stemmed large head MoM; and 3.0%, 95% CI 2.5 to 3.6 for conventional THA. The resurfacings and stemmed large head MoM had higher pooled revision rates at ten years than the standard THAs: 12.1%, 95% CI 11.0 to 13.3 for resurfacings; 15.5%, 95% CI 9.0 to 22 for stemmed large head MoM; and 5.1%, 95% CI 3.8 to 6.4 for conventional THA. Although every national registry reports slightly different protocols for follow-up, these mostly consist of annual assessments of cobalt and chromium levels in blood and MRI (MARS) imaging.

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