A Comparison of Acetabular Diameter using Direct and Indirect Measurement

Background: In total hip arthroplasty, it is necessary to evaluate the diameter of the acetabulum as a part of the preoperative planning. However, usually the measurement of the acetabular diameter in the anteroposterior view of the pelvic radiograph gives an inaccurate value. Objective: To determi...

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Main Authors: Bavornrit Chuckpaiwong, Jedsada Puangsaichai, Thossart Harnroongroj
Format: Article
Published: Mahidol University 2009-03-01
Series:Siriraj Medical Journal
Online Access:https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/sirirajmedj/article/view/246536