Hip Disease in the Young Adult: Current Concepts of Etiology and Surgical Treatment

Clohisy, John C.; Beaulé, Paul E.; O'Malley, Aran; Safran, Marc R.; Schoenecker, Perry
October 2008
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 10, p2267
Academic Journal
The article presents an overview of known concepts which are related to the etiology of and treatment of arthritic hip diseases in young adults. A discussion of refined surgical techniques which can be used to effectively treat hip diseases in young adults, and of the challenges which are associated with the utilization of the techniques, is presented.


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