Revision Femoral Head

Isolated acetabular revision with retention of well-fixed femoral stem account for about 27% of all revision THR [1, 2]. If UOC standard 12/14 (5˚) femoral head taper could not compatible with the trunnion of retained prosthesis, Revision Femoral Head offers additional 4 taper options, including 10/12, 11/13, 12/14 (3˚), and 14/16, to cover the majority of existing femoral stem. Revision Femoral Head are fully compatible with U-Motion II acetabular system and cemented Full XPE Cup if cup revision is necessary.

  1. Chen et al. Hybrid assembly of metal head and femoral stem from different manufacturers during isolated acetabular revision. Artif Organs. 2010 Aug;34(8):E242-5.
  2. Moskal et al. Isolated acetabular revision hip arthroplasty with the use of uncemented cup. J Arthroplasty 2009;24:1236–60.