Endovascular embolisation is a successful and safe treatment for post-operative arterial complications after total hip arthroplasty and revision surgery
Journal Paper/Review - Nov 28, 2015
Erschbamer Matthias, den Hollander Jürgen, Sauter Daniel, Erhardt Johannes, Hechelhammer Lukas, Külling Fabrice Alexander
Arterial complications are rare but clinically critical during or following total hip arthroplasty (THA) surgery. They usually require secondary interventions, either through open or endovascular approaches. In a retrospective study, we analysed indications for, as well as success and safety of, endovascular embolisation for arterial complications after THA.