Fixation Techniques for Primary vs. Revision THA

    Fixation of the components for total hip arthroplasty can be very straightforward or very complex, depending on the patient and the amount of bone loss.

    Scott M. Sporer, MD, MS, from Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, describes his fixation technique for acetabular and femoral components, as well as how these techniques need to be adjusted for a simple primary versus a challenging revision procedure.

    Click the image above to hear his comments

    Producer and Director: Michael Bugera; Post Production: Ryan Waczek