ICJR Interviews: Why Use Cross-linked Poly in THA?

    With metal-on-metal pretty much out of the picture, what is the optimum bearing surface for total hip athroplasty (THA)?

    Jay R. Lieberman, from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, makes the case for why he used cross-linked polyethylene in his THA patients.

    Click the image above to hear his comments.

    Producer: Henrik B. Pedersen, MD; Director: Michael Bugera; Post Production: Charles J. Maynard