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A Guide for Adults with Hip Dysplasia

ByDenise SutherlandDr Sophie West

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 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.

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Publication Date
Jan 31, 2013
Language
English
Category
Health & Fitness
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Denise Sutherland, By (author): Dr Sophie West

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PDF

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