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Hip Surgery - An Odyssey By augusto sarmiento
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This text is not intended to be a history of hip surgery. It is simply a recollection of my personal experiences with hip surgery over nearly half a century. The narrative dwells, in various degrees,... More > with ideas and procedures that have, thus far, either survived the test of time or have vanished from the scene. Experiencing successful as well as the unsuccessful events has allowed me to better appreciate the evolution of the discipline and the manner in which old ideas spawned new ones.< Less
Hip Surgery - An Odyssey By augusto sarmiento
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This text is not intended to be a history of hip surgery. It is simply a recollection of my personal experiences with hip surgery over nearly half a century. The narrative dwells, in various degrees,... More > with ideas and procedures that have, thus far, either survived the test of time or have vanished from the scene. Experiencing successful as well as the unsuccessful events has allowed me to better appreciate the evolution of the discipline and the manner in which old ideas spawned new ones. Without any doubt, total hip arthroplasty represents one of the most important and impressive technological developments in the history of orthopedics and one that still attracts the attention of the orthopedist. Orthopedists had tried for hundreds of years to surgically relieve the pain and disability that accompany the arthritic hip joint with nothing more than occasional clinical successes. With the advent of anesthesia and later more sophisticated metallurgical advances, major progress began to take place.< Less
Hip Surgery - An Odyssey By augusto Sarmiento
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Having witnessed the birth of a number of innovations which were initially heralded as the final solution to the replacement of the arthritic hip, but soon to be found wanting and then replaced by... More > either improved or new techniques or implants, were lessons of great importance. To ignore the continuous evolution of hip surgery and to assume that we have finally found a permanent solution is not only wrong but rather naïve. It will be a long time before perfection is attained. This is why, I have structured this book in a manner that identifies the likely reasons for the failures of so many different approaches to the “hip problem” hoping that our enthusiasm with “new” techniques will be tempered by the lessons of history.< Less
Hip Surgery: How to Recover Rapidly By Naomi Colb
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This book helps people scheduled for hip replacement surgery to take a leadership role in their recovery. It offers guidance, resources, inspiration and Self-Help tools to make the experience of... More > preparing for and recovering from sugery as smooth as possible.< Less
Hip And Knee Surgery: A Patient's Guide To Hip Replacement, Hip Resurfacing, Knee Replacement, And Knee Arthroscopy By Robert Kennon
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This friendly and informative book is written by an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement and related surgeries, including hip resurfacing and knee arthroscopy. It contains useful... More > information for patients who are considering treatment for hip or knee arthritis and related conditions. Clear and informative chapters explain in plain English what to expect before, during, and after hospitalization, including post-operative exercises and rehabilitation recommendations. Illustrated sections discuss hip and knee surgeries, nonoperative treatment options, surgical approaches, the latest minimally invasive surgery techniques, implant materials and designs (such as ceramic versus metal bearings), and potential complications of surgery. Robert Edward Kennon, MD, is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Connecticut who is fellowship trained in adult reconstruction and joint replacement surgery. He trained at Yale and Emory Universities and also has a degree in mechanical engineering.< Less
A Guide for Adults with Hip Dysplasia By Denise Sutherland & Dr Sophie West
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This book is the first of its kind : a comprehensive guide to hip dysplasia in adults. Whether diagnosed as a child, and having ongoing hip problems, or diagnosed as an adult, this book will help... More > you. Also recommended for those having total hip replacement for any reason. It covers everything there is to know about developmental dysplasia of the hip in adults. This guide covers everything from hip anatomy and surgery, to recovery and the psychological aspects of the condition. The book includes 19 chapters, over 50 illustrations and x-rays, over 400 quotations from adult hip dysplasia patients, a glossary, cited references, and a comprehensive index. Both authors have bilateral hip dysplasia.< Less
A Guide for Adults with Hip Dysplasia By Denise Sutherland & Dr Sophie West
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This popular book is the only one in the world that discusses hip dysplasia for adult patients. Whether you were diagnosed as a child and have ongoing problems now, or have developed dysplasia as an... More > adult, this book covers every topic imaginable about this difficult condition. Written in a friendly and easy to understand way, with a minimum of jargon, this book goes from hip anatomy and diagnosis through to living with disability, hip surgery, what to expect in hospital, and recovery at home. There is a chapter for carers, and one of DIY projects you may like to make. The book contains a great deal of information on hip replacement, too, so if you're having a hip replacement for another reason, especially as a younger patient, this book will still help you. Recommended by orthopaedic surgeons from around the world. Both authors have bilateral hip dysplasia, and have been through the surgeries discussed in the book.< Less
Total Hip Replacement By Kaiser Permanente
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A team of healthcare providers is ready to help you prepare for your hip replacement and care during your recovery. Physicians, nurses, physical therapists, and discharge planners are the principal... More > players on your team. As a patient, your role before and after your hip replacement is important for a fast and successful recovery. It is also important to involve a family member or significant other before, during and after surgery. This includes accompanying you to the doctor’s office, classes and physical therapy. You will find having the emotional support of a loved one who has a thorough understanding of the physical side of the procedure will help you return to a full and active life. This handbook has been developed to give you information and help prepare you for your surgery and recovery process.< Less
The Entrepreneurial Patient: A Patient's Guide to Hip Impingement By Anna-Lena Thomas
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Written by a patient for the benefit of other patients, The Entrepreneurial Patient: A Patient's Guide to Hip Impingement helps you become a more informed and result-oriented patient. It is a... More > comprehensive book for anyone who thinks he or she might have, or has received a diagnosis of, Hip Impingement (Femoroacetabular Impingement, FAI). Based on research, interviews and personal experience, most aspects of FAI are covered from a patient perspective. At the center of a book is the author’s personal story. A Patient’s Guide to Hip Impingement takes you through an overview of hip impingement, a hip anatomy lesson, tips for finding an FAI specialist, a discussion of the diagnostic steps, surgical and conservative treatment as well as recovery. You will find many ideas on surgery preparation, aspects of rehabilitation and an overview of injuries secondary to FAI as well as essential tips on how to work with health insurance companies. The book even  includes a chapter on pregnancy and FAI.< Less
Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XIV; Hip Replacement By Medical Professionals & National Institute of Health
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mp to: navigation, search Hip replacement Intervention In this X-ray, the patient’s right hip (left of image) has been replaced, with the ball of this ball-and-socket joint replaced by a metal... More > head that is set in the thighbone or femur and the socket replaced by a white plastic cup (clear in this X-ray). Pelvic anatomy consistent with that of a female (large infrapubic angle, large pelvic opening). ICD-9-CM 81.51–81.53 MeSH D019644 MedlinePlus 002975 Hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which the hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant. Hip replacement surgery can be performed as a total replacement or a hemi (half) replacement. Such joint replacement orthopaedic surgery is generally conducted to relieve arthritis pain or fix severe physical joint damage as part of hip fracture treatment. A total hip replacement (total hip arthroplasty) consists of replacing both the acetabulum and the femoral head while hemiarthroplasty generally only replaces the femoral head.< Less

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