What is the BMHR and Why do we need it?
Personal Stories from patients who received the BHMR from
View Youtube Videos about the BMHR by Mr. McMinn by click below:
BMHR Video Part 1
BMHR Video Part 2
BMHR Video Part 3
Derek McMinn talks about the Birmingham Mid Head Resection
prosthesis and its applied use in patients with Avascular
For patients with osteonecrosis involving a larger volume of
the femoral head, an uncemented short-stemmed prosthesis,
the Birmingham Mid Head Resection, BMHR, (MMT Ltd,
Birmingham, United Kingdom, now Smith and Nephew
Orthopaedics Ltd, Bromsgrove, United Kingdom) was developed.
Mr. McMinn has implanted about 40 BMHRs to date March 2008.
|Illustration showing the three types of prostheses
implanted in patients with femoral head avascular
X-ray of BMHR