Metal Sensitivity as a Cause of Groin Pain in Metal-on-Metal Hip Resurfacing.
What does MMHR stand for?
MMHR stands for Metal-on-Metal Hip Resurfacing
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- Manchester Mental Health Partnership (UK)
- Mega Man Home Page
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- Mobile/Manufactured Home Park
- Monmouth Mobile Home Park (New Jersey)
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- Michael Minns Human Resources (Australia)
- Midwest and Murchison Health Region (Geraldton, WA)
- Mississippi Mental Health Resources
- Mid Michigan Human Resource Association
- Minority Mental Health Research Program (Morehouse School of Medicine; Atlanta, GA)
- Manistee Middle High School (Manistee, MI)
- Maple Mountain High School (Utah)
- Mark Morris High School (Washington)
- Martin Memorial Health Systems
- Mechanized Material Handling System
Samples in periodicals archive:
The move follows last year's recall of patients who had metal-on-metal hip resurfacing joints.
Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing has increased in popularity recently as a bone-preserving alternative to standard total hip arthroplasty for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the hip that has failed nonoperative treatment methods.
Canadian academic experience with metal-on-metal hip resurfacing.
Patients who had metal-on-metal hip resurfacing performed at North Tees and Hartlepool hospitals between April 2002 and just recently have been issued with letters asking them to attend.
Clinical and radiographic results of metal-on-metal hip resurfacing with a minimum ten-year follow-up.
Recent studies have reported clinical success rates of greater than 90% for metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty.
The current accepted standard fixation method for modern metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty is a hybrid technique using a cemented femoral component in combination with an uncemented acetabular component.