Source: BMJ 2012, 345:e4646
Date of publication: July 2012
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Uses data from 10728 patients who underwent metal-on-metal tha and 18235 patients who underwent conventional metal-on-polythene, ceramic on polythene, and ceramic on ceramic tha in the Finnish Arthroplasty Register 2001-10 to assess the risk of cancer associated with metal-on-metal hip replacements.
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