Intervention Review

Posterior versus lateral surgical approach for total hip arthroplasty in adults with osteoarthritis

  1. Brigitte M. Jolles1,*,
  2. Earl R. Bogoch2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group

Published Online: 19 JUL 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003828.pub3

How to Cite

Jolles BM, Bogoch ER. Posterior versus lateral surgical approach for total hip arthroplasty in adults with osteoarthritis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD003828. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003828.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Lausanne, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, LAUSANNE, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Director, Mobility Program, St. Michael's Hospital, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

*Brigitte M. Jolles, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Lausanne, Hôpital Orthopédique de la Suisse Romande, 4, Avenue Pierre Decker, LAUSANNE, 1005, Switzerland.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 JUL 2006


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