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Abstracts on hip problems from proceedings of orthopaedic meetings & societies

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Femoral Head Avascular Necrosis

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/sports/topic35.htm

Background Avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head is a pathologic process resulting from interruption of blood supply to bone. AVN of the hip is poorly understood but is the final common pathway of traumatic or nontraumatic factors that compromise the already precarious circulation of the femoral head. Femoral head ischemia...
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Forces acting on the Hip Joint Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/forces_acting_on_the_hip_joint

broad range of forces acts upon the hip joint;
- muscles that cross hip joint generate most of the load that it bears;
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Garden I II Hip Fractures Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/garden_i_ii_diagnosis_and_treatment

Garden I & II: Diagnosis and Treatment
Garden I:
- incomplete or impacted fracture, in which the trabeculae of the inferior neck are still intact;
- femoral head is tilted in a posterolateral direction, causing vaglus angulation at the frx site;
Garden II:
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Garden III and IV Hip Fractures Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/garden_iii_iv_hip_frx

Garden III
complete fracture with partial displacement;
- "if it needs a reduction, then its a type III fracture;"
- frequently there is shortening and external rotation of distal frag;
- retinaculum of Weitbrecht remains attached to, & maintains continuity between, the...
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Gardens Alignment Index Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/gardens_alignment_index

refers to the angle of the compression trabeculae on AP view relative to the longintudinal axis of the femoral shaft and the angle of the compression trabeculae on the lateral view relative to the femoral shaft;
- on the...
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Girdlestone Taylor Resection Arthroplasty Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/resection_arthroplasty_of_the_hip_dup_of_6247

Resection Arthroplasty of the Hip
in most pts w/ chronic infection, surgeons continue to advocate complete removal of the prosthesis and the cement;
- in especially difficult cases, resection arthroplasty is an effective means of controlling infection;
- as expected patients will have significant difficulties...
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Hardinge Approach Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/modified_hardinge_anterolateral_approach_to_the_hip

in direct lateral approach, a curvilear split is made thru the anterior portion of the gluteus medius and vastus muscles,in order to gain access to the anterior face of the hip joint;
- this approach allows a rather...
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Heterotopic Ossification of the Hip Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/heterotopic_ossification_of_the_hip

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
- typically develops on x-ray 3-8 wks postop in pericapsular area of the affected hip joint; - over all incidence is 50% (1/3 of these are clinically significant); - risk factors: ...
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Hidden Predisposition To Osteonecrosis Of The Femoral Head

Location: http://www.ispub.com/ostia/index.php?xmlFilePath=journals/ijos/vol3n1/osteonecrosis.xml

Avascular necrosis has been documented following Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation 2 . We are presenting such a case of bilateral avascular necrosis of femoral heads, which interestingly was followed by the spontaneous presentation of the patient's sister with a unilateral avascular necrosis of the femoral head. Both sisters presented with symptoms...
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Hip Arthroplasty Normal and Abnormal Imaging Appearances

Location: http://www.gentili.net/thr/

HIP ARTHROPLASTY: NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IMAGING APPEARANCES Lakeside Center - Education Exhibits - Space 0101CE-e Thomas Learch MD, Amilcare Gentili MD, Deborah Forrester MD, Edward McPherson MD USC and UCSD Newer joint replacement systems and surgical techniques combined with the aging US population have lead to an increase in patients undergoing hip arthroplasty...
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Hip Capsule Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/hip_capsule

Discussion of the anatomy of the hip capsule and its significance in femoral neck fractures.
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Hip Joint Effusions Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/hip_joint_effusions

Differential Diagnosis -
- Intracapsular Fractures
- Toxic Synovitis of the Hip
- Septic Arthritis
- Osteomyelitis
- Legg Perthes disease in children.
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Hip Joint Menu Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/hip_joint_index_1

Includes Hip fractures, acetabluar fractures, osteonecrosis, Arthroplasty, paediatric (pediatric) hip problems, approaches, radiology, arthroscopy of the hip
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Editors

  • Chris Oliver