Hip Resurfacing and Total Hip Replacement at Hips for YouPosted on by pwalter
Dr. De Smet
How old is the BHR / Conserve Plus (C+) procedure?
BHR procedure is developed in 1996/97. The first
metal-on-metal resurfacing is from Feb. 1991. The resurfacing is
already 40 years old, metal-on-metal is 40 years old (the oldest
dates from 1938!). Both ideas were put together by Mr. McMinn in
1989. The Conserve Plus design was introduced by Dr. Amstutz in