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Risk Factors for a Squeaky Ceramic-on-Ceramic Total Hip Prosthesis

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Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Some patients with ceramic-on-ceramic total hip replacements can develop a squeaky sound in the joint. McDonnell et al identified risk factors for reproducible joint squeaking. The authors are from Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford, England.

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