Could shorter be better? The “desescalade” technique in revision total hip through anterior approach
Femoral revision surgery can be quite challenging, and several techniques can be used. Depending on the complexity of the case, it is possible to remove a longer stem to introduce a shorter one (the so-called “Desescalade technique”). Dr. Laude will share with us his experience using this technique and shorter stem that yielded good results in the medium-term.