Mohammed Alharbi

Department of Orthopaedics, College of Medicine, Al Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


  • Review   
    Dual Mobility Head in Total Hip Replacement for Instability: A Systematic Review
    Author(s): Mohammed Alharbi*

    Instability after complete hip arthroplasty (THA) is a common and worrisome problem which necessitates a comprehensive assessment and preoperative preparation prior to surgery. The management of an unstable THA is difficult even for an accomplished joints surgeon, so prevention by optimal index surgery is critical. Consequently, a potential option in total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been the dual mobility (DM) cups. Literature search was carried out using PubMed, Medline, Embase, Scopus and Cochrane Library for the studies existing till February 2021. Search was conducted by two independent reviewers separately keeping in view the structured format of the review. Data was thoroughly read through and were extracted manually on to a structured data extraction form. A total of 352 studies were identified through literature search, after removing duplicates. 71 articles were screened by t.. Read More»

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