Aug 5, 2014
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Results: 305 Revision were total hip arthroplasty replacement surgeries between the years 2006 2013. Endoscopic visualization and pneumatically-powered ballistic chisels in 45 cases were used. Average age of these patients was 67.4 and most of the femoral bone defects were scored as Paprosky type 1,2a (45%). It was able to use primary stem even for revision purposes in 45% of patients, thanks to minimal bone damage. Transfemoral approach had to be used only in two cases.