Lecture scientific study/P&O contribution

Osseointegration implant failure and surgical revision in persons with bone-anchored prosthesis after transfemoral amputation

Short description

Possible risk factors for breakage of the intramedullary stem were small stem diameter and higher infectious events. No risk factors were associated with breakage of the dual-cone adapter. All patients with a broken implants were successfully revised with a titanium stem with a greater diameter.


BSc Jamal Mohamed
Radboud university medical center