Table 2

Tips and tricks for implant compatibility

Cup The cup should be specifically designed for a dual mobility system.
Liner The liner used must be from the same manufacturer as the cup. The liner and cup are an inseparable combination.
The size of the liner must be in accordance with the size of the cup; according to the manufacturer’s recommendations.
UHMWPE or XLPE liners may be used. Please note that no long-term studies are available on the evaluation of the XLPE in DMC.
Femoral head Heads with a diameter of 22 mm are to be favored. 28 mm diameter heads should not be used with cups smaller than 54 mm.
Femoral stem The femoral stem used should have a thin polished neck that is trapezoid, elliptical or circular in shape.

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