Open Access Research article

Charnley low-friction arthroplasty of the hip. Five to 25 years survivorship in a general hospital

Daniel Hernández-Vaquero*, Abelardo Suárez-Vazquez and Jesus Fernandez-Lombardia

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2008, 9:69  doi:10.1186/1471-2474-9-69

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Ethical situation

Daniel Hernandez-Vaquero   (2008-08-01 11:33)  Hospital St Agustin. School of Medicine. Oviedo,Spain email

This study is retrospective and involves the use of clinical data collected from adults who underwent low-friction arthroplasties. The Reseearch Committee of the Hospital confirms that do not require any approval from the local ethics committee.

Competing interests

None declared


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