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Year 2021 Vol. 29 No 1


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N.L. ANKIN 1, 2, T.M. PETRYK 1, 2, V.V. ROIENKO 1, V.O. LADYKA 1, 2


Kiev Regional Clinical Hospital 1,
P.L. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education 2, Kiev,

Objective. To analyze the late complications after osteosynthesis of the acetabular fractures that led to reoperations; to determine the features of surgical intervention and the choice of the acetabular component during endoprosthetics in these patients.
Methods. From 2009 to 2015, the results of endoprosthetics in patients (n=35) who underwent primary osteosynthesis of the acetabulum and subsequently hip arthroplasty were evaluated at the Orthopedic and Trauma Center of Kiev Regional Clinical Hospital. To assess damage volume, the Letournel-Judet classification was used. 5 years after the endoprosthetics to evaluate functional outcomes the the Harris Hip Scale (HHS) and radiographic method have been used.
Results. The initial preoperative assessment in 35 patients using Harris Hip Scale showed results: 64 (58-71) (LQ; UQ) points. A year after endoprosthetics when examining 33 (94.3%) patients the Harris scale improved the results to 81 (74-88) points (p0-1<0.001). 5 years after arthroplasty the Harris scale was 85 (77-92) points (p0-5<0.001). After 5 years in 31 (88.6%) patients a radiographic evaluation showed stable integration of the acetabular component without any signs of attenuation in 1-3 zones according to the De Lee and Charnley classification.
Conclusion. The most effective way to treat the recent acetabular fractures with fragment displacement is considered to be the early osteosynthesis with anatomical reposition of fragments, which with the development of degenerative changes in the operated joint, makes it possible to perform endoprosthetics using a full-fledged bone mass for immersion of the acetabular component. Careful planning of the operation, preliminary removal of metal fixators, which can affect the placement of the acetabular component, as well as increase the risk of postoperative complications, allows achieving good results.

Keywords: hip joint, cetabular fractures, primary total hip replacement, osteosynthesis of the cetabular fractures, classification of Letournel-Judet, De Lee and Charnley classification
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Information about the authors:
Ankin Mykola L., MD, PhD, Professor, Acting General Director, Kiev Clinical Hospital, Head of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology No2, P.L. Shupyk of the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kiev Ukraine.
Petryk Taras M., PhD, Head of the Orthopedics And Traumatology Center, Kiev Clinical Hospital, Associate Professor of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology No2, P.L. Shupyk of the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kiev Ukraine.
Roienko Vadym V., Traumatic Surgeon of the Orthopedics and Traumatology Center, Kiev Clinical Hospital, Kiev, Ukraine.
Ladyka Victoria A., Assistant of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology No2, P.L. Shupyk of the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Traumatic Surgeon of the Orthopedics and Traumatology Center, Kiev Clinical Hospital, Kiev Ukraine.
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