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Table 1 Long term survivorship data on cemented and the outcome of a large series of a cementless total shoulder replacement prostheses

From: Improvements in survival of the uncemented Nottingham Total Shoulder prosthesis: a prospective comparative study

Reference Type of prosthesis No. of Patients Survivorship End point criteria Glenoid failure rate Overall failure rate
Tarchia, Cofield & Settergren [5] Neer I & II cemented 113
[31 = OA, 36 = RA 12 = 2ary OA]
10years = 93%
15years = 87%
Revision – severe pain, abd < 90°, ext rot < 20° 7/113 14/113
Brenner, Perlic, Clayton & Dennis [8] Neer II & Gristina cemented 51
[37 = OA 14 = RA]
11years = 75% Severe pain, radiographic evidence of component loosening 3/51 6/51
Cofield [6] Cofield cementless 180
[110 = OA 28 =RA 30 = 2ary OA 12 = revisions]
Not calculated Revision 5/180 12/180
Pfahler et al [4] Aequalis cemented 705
[418 = OA 107 = RA 180 = 2ary OA]
Not calculated Revision 9/705 43/705
  1. OA = osteoarthritis, RA = rheumatoid arthritis