Arthritis and Arthroplasty: The Hip - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416049739, 9780323313780

Arthritis and Arthroplasty: The Hip

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online, Print and DVD

Print ISBN: 9781416049739
eBook ISBN: 9780323313780
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 18th June 2009
Page Count: 448


The Hip—a volume in the new Arthritis and Arthroplasty series—offers expert guidance on everything from patient selection and pre-operative planning to surgical approaches and techniques. Clear, evidence-based coverage details which technology and methodology used for total Hip arthroplasty (THA), reconstruction or revision is best for each patient. Access discussions of debates on minimally invasive surgery; component material and bearing options; cemented vs. uncemented fixation of the components; and more. Explore alternatives to THA in younger arthritic patients and view expertly narrated video demonstrations of surgical techniques. In addition to providing practical, pragmatic advice in a concise, readable format, this Expert Consult title offers the full text of the book, as well as links to PubMed and periodic content updates, online at

Key Features

  • Access the full text of the book—as well as links to PubMed and periodic content updates on outcome data, component materials, and surgical techniques—online at
  • Features procedural videos—narrated by experts—on the included DVD so you can see how to perform particular techniques.
  • Covers periacetabluar osteotomy, neurovascular injury, and other hot topics to keep you abreast of the latest developments in the specialty.
  • Provides evidence-based, clinically focused guidance on patient selection, pre-operative planning, surgical approach and techniques, bearing surfaces and component materials, disease specific options, the management and avoidance of complications, salvage and revision THA strategies, and more.
  • Discusses variations in technique, including cemented vs. cementless fixation, resurfacing or more radical removal of bone, and minimally invasive technique where the exposure is more limited so you can choose which is most effective for each patient.
  • Explores alternatives to THA in younger arthritic patients such as arthroscopy, arthrodesis, osteotomy, and resurfacing.
  • Includes a review page in every chapter for quick reference to pearls and pitfalls for each topic.
  • Presents photographs and interpretive drawings of surgical techniques in full color to bring out intraoperative details as they appear in the operating room.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Preoperative Considerations

Chapter 1. Etiology of Hip Arthritis, Mark McCarthy, Thomas E. Brown, and Khaled Saleh

Chapter 2. Clinical Evaluation of the Failed / Painful THA, Samar Attar and Mark Spangehl

Chapter 3. Preoperative Planning For Hip Surgery, Chealon D. Miller, Angela R. Stiltner, Qanjun Cui, snd Khaled Saleh

Part 2: The "Young" Arthritic Hip: Treatment Options

Chapter 4. Hip Arthroscopy, William A. Jiranek and Barton Harris

Chapter 5. Surgical dislocation of the adult hip for treatment of femoroacetabular impingement, Quanjun Cui, Martin Beck, and Klaus A. Siebenrock

Chapter 6. Periacetabular Osteotomy, Perry L. Schoenecker and John C. Clohisy

Chapter 7. Proximal Femoral Osteotomy, Jason Hull

Chapter 8. Salvage Osteotomy, James P. Waddell

Chapter 9. Hip Arthrodesis, Melissa Willenborg, Joseph T. Moskal, and Thomas E. Brown

Part 3: Primary Hip Replacement: The Basics

Chapter 10. The primary cemented femoral stem, Alejandro González Della Valle and Eduardo A. Salvati

Chapter 11. Current Designs of Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty, Javad Parvizi, Elie Ghanem, and Richard H Rothman

Chapter 12. Acetabular Component Options, William Griffin and Thomas L. Bradbury

Chapter 13. Bearing Options in Total Hip Arthroplasty, Steven J. MacDonald and Richard A. Hocking

Chapter 14. Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty, Sarah Muirhead-Allwood, Chindu Kabir, and Nemandra Sandiford

Part 4: The Challenging Primary THA

Chapter 15. Hip Dysplasia (DDH), Matt Barrett, Kevin Fricka, and William Hamilton

Chapter 16. Total Hip Arthroplasty: Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rajiv Gandhi and Michael W. Laker, Nizar Mahomed, Thomas S. Thornhill

Chapter 17. Proximal Femoral Deformity, Michael H Huo and Megan Swanson

Chapter 18. Total Hip Arthro


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