Individual Study / EPOS

Exeter Primary Outcomes Study

Exeter Primary Outcomes Study

Initiatives -
To examine if the clinical outcomes of obese patients differed from those in non-obese patients in the United Kingdom after receiving total hip replacement with a cemented Exeter femoral component. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1999
End Year
2007
Funding
Stryker Howmedica Osteonics (Newbury, United Kingdom).

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. David J. Beard
    Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Follow Up
Five-years follow up

Marker Paper

Andrew JG, Palan J, Kurup HV, et al. Obesity in total hip replacement. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2008;90-B:424–9. doi:10.1302/0301-620X.90B4.20522

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,356
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other