Table 3

Reference numbers for papers examining each risk factor for each endpoint
Risk factor Reference numbers for papers
Revision (any) Aseptic loosening Infection Dislocation
Demographic Factors
Age [1,13-37] [1,13,16,17,19,20,28,38-42] [13,43-46] [26,47-49]
Sex [13,18-22,27,29,31-35,37,50-53] [1,13,17,19,20,28,38,40-42] [13,43-46,54] [47,48]
BMI/body weight [55-59] [39,55] [44,57] [57]
Race [34] [45]
Socioeconomic status [15] [45]
Tobacco use [60]
Alcohol use [44]
Preparation of living aids [40]
Clinical Factors
Underlying diagnosis [13,14,16,18,21,27,31,35,37,47,51,53,61-69] [1,13,16,28,38,40,64,69] [13,43,44,46,54,61] [47,48,61]
Comorbidity (Charlson) [27,29,33-35] [45,70]
Diabetes [70] [70] [44,70] [70]
Medication use [68,71,72] [60,68,71,72] [68,71,72] [68,71,72]
Bilateral vs. unilateral THA [73-75]
Genetic predisposition [76] [77,78]
Prior hip surgery [18] [28] [46]
Post-THA childbirth [79]
Surgical and Implant-Related Factors
Fixation [13,17,19,25,26,52,61,80-83] [13,17,19,81-83] [13,26,43,46,81,83] [47,83]
Femoral head size [50,51,84] [41,42] [47-49]
Bearing [85] [86] [49]
Coating [19] [19]
Femoral head material [51]
Other design-related factors [87] [87,88] [43]
Operating time [33,83] [83] [43,45,46,83] [48,83]
Surgical approach [11] [11] [11] [11,26,48]
Ventilation [89] [43,46]
Anesthesia [44,46]
Infection prophylaxis [89] [89] [89]
Fixation technique [90] [90]
Units blood transfused [44]
Health Care Provider-Related Factors
Hospital volume [20,21,35,37,91,92] [20]
Hospital teaching status [21,35] [45]
Rural vs. urban hospital [45]
Surgeon volume [26,29,35,92]
Surgeon experience [21,93]

Prokopetz et al.

Prokopetz et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:251   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-251

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