“ … very happy these implants are a part of my body.”

Name: Ernie

Age: 52

Gender: Male

Treatment Type: Hip Replacement

Product/Brand/Procedure: ACTIS® Hip Stem, PINNACLE® Acetabular Hip System

Activity/Hobby: Motorcyle racing, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding

Total hip replacement patient Ernie and wife pose on ski mountain

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About Hip Replacement

About Hip Replacement

In a total hip replacement surgery, doctors replace the diseased or damaged hip with an implant consisting of a stem, ball, liner, and acetabular cup.

ANTERIOR ADVANTAGE™ Hip Replacement

ANTERIOR ADVANTAGE™ Hip Replacement

This leading solution to Anterior Approach to hip replacement surgery utilizes advanced technologies designed to help optimize your surgical experience.

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References

1. Barrett WP, et al. “Prospective Randomized Study of Direct Anterior vs Postero-Lateral Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty.” The Journal of Arthroplasty 2013; (28): 1634- 1638.

2. Miller LE, Gondusky JS, Bhattacharyya S, Kamath AK, Boettner F, Wright J. Does Surgical Approach Affect Outcomes in Total Hip Arthroplasty Through 90 Days of Follow-Up? A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis. J Arthroplasty. 2017: 33(4); 1296-1302.

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