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Intertrochanteric Fractures Sliding Screw Placement in Femoral Head and Neck Wheeless

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

Anatomical Considerations:
- osseous anatomy of proximal femur dictates where internal fixation device should be placed for maximum purchase in femoral head;
- maximum bone density is found in the area where compression & tension trabeculae coalesce in the center of the head;
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Medial Approach to the Hip Wheeless

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

Disscussion:
- optimal age for the medial approach:
- is of more value in the child younger than 18 months but older than 7 months;
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Nerve Injury in THR Wheeless

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

Incidence of sciatic &/or femoral palsies after THR ranges from 1-3%;
- incidence of nerve palsy is 1-2% of primary total hip replacement, 3-4% after revision, and 5-6% in THR for congenitally dislocated hips;
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Operative Techniques for Hip Fracture Pins Wheeless

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

- if bone is dense enough to permit stable fixation, patients treated by percutaneous pinning have the advantage of immediate, full weight bearing postoperatively;
- failures in percutaneous pinning include...
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Osteoarthritis of the hip Wheeless

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

Hip: - clinical features:
- pain on wt-bearing felt in the groin, buttock, or medial thigh;
- trendelenburg gait will decrease mechanical stress on joint and thereby lessen pain (see...
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Osteonecrosis of the hip eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1247804-overview

Synonyms and related keywords: aseptic necrosis, avascular necrosis, osteonecrosis of the femoral head, ischemic necrosis
Contents - Introduction Indications Relevant Anatomy And Contraindications Workup Treatment Complications Outcome And Prognosis Future And Controversies Pictures Bibliography
Osteonecrosis of the femoral head involves the hip joint. Osteocytes of the femoral head die along with...
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Polyethylene and Polyethylene Wear Wheeless

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

originally Charnley used High Density Polyethylene and later this was changed to Ultrahigh Molecular Wt Polyethylene
- impact strength of UHMWPE is higher than that for HDPE and the density of UHMWPE is much lower than for...
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Revision Total Hip Replacement Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/__100

Notes on -
- evaluation of the painful THR
- indications for revision:
- evaluation for loosening:
Examination
Pre-op planning
Surgical Technique
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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THR Femur fractures Wheeless

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

Notes on periprosthetic fractures occurring operative and post operative periods.
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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THR in the Dysplastic Hip

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

- Link to the natural history of DDH:
- acetabular rim syndrome: - results from dysplastic hip, which stresses the labrum, resulting in labral degeneration;
- hip...
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THR Posterior Approach Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/thr_posterolateral_approach_1

Stepwise illustrated account of Posterior or Posterolateral approach to the hip joint for joint replacement.
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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  • Chris Oliver