Posts for templating


Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing in patients younger than 50 years

Templating - 12 October, 2017

Total hip arthroplasty (THA) durability does not meet the requirements for young patients compared to the younger population. SEE ALSO: 3D Templating for Total Hip…

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3D Templating for Total Hip Arthroplasty

Templating - 29 September, 2017

Acetabular cup appropriate placement is important to determinate the implant stability and longevity. The malposition of acetabular cups negatively influences prosthesis survival and it will…

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Hip arthroplasty templating: a digital approach

Templating - 26 July, 2016

In the past decade, indications for hip replacements increased,  according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, more than 300,000 total hip replacements are…

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X-ray calibration: how to scale orthopedic images for templating

Templating - 13 April, 2016

Why is X-ray calibration a relevant subject? It is viable to do most orthopedic procedures without a pre-operative planning. However templating prevents surprises and reduces intraoperative complications. Conventional acetate…

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