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Erratum to: Early postoperative mortality after simultaneous or staged bilateral primary total hip arthroplasty: an observational register study from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register

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BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders201516:263

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-015-0717-9

  • Received: 11 September 2015
  • Accepted: 11 September 2015
  • Published:

The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2015 16:77

Erratum:

The original version of this article unfortunately contained a mistake in the section entitled “Revision surgery”. The corrected text is given below:

Corrected text:

(Page 5: Results - Revision surgery)

Revision surgery of either hip after the second THA surgery was slightly more common in simultaneously operated patients compared to the patients operated with a staged procedure (Simultaneous surgeries 240 [7.1 %], surgeries within6 months n 495 [5.1 %], surgeries between 7 and 12 months n 828 [5.3 %] and second surgery after >12 months n 3,573 [6.4 %]).

The unadjusted risk of revision for the simultaneously operated patients compared to the patients operated with staged procedure was [HR 1.6, CI 1.3-1.9] (surgeries within 6 months [HR 1.2, CI 1.1-1.4], surgeries between 7 and 12 months [HR 1.1, CI 1.0-1.3] with second surgery after >12 months as the reference group). When adjusting for sex, age, diagnosis and type of prosthesis fixation this difference in the risk estimates disappeared (simultaneous bilateral [HR 1.1, CI 0.9-1.4], surgeries within 6 months [HR 1.1, CI 1.0-1.3], surgeries between 7 and 12 months [HR 1.1, CI 1.0-1.2] with second surgery after >12 months as the reference group).

Notes

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Orthopaedics, Visby Hospital, Visby, Sweden
(2)
Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register, Gothenburg, Sweden
(3)
Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Clinical Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
(4)
Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
(5)
Harris Orthopaedic Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Reference

  1. Garland et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2015;16:77. doi:10.1186/s12891-015-0535-0.

Copyright

© Garland et al. 2015

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