The Young Adult with Hip Impingement: Deciding on the Optimal Intervention

Beaulé, Paul E.; Allen, David J.; Clohisy, John C.; Schoenecker, Perry; Leunig, Michael
January 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jan2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 1, p210
Academic Journal
The article presents an overview of factors that orthopedic surgeons should consider when attempting to decide upon an optimal medical intervention for young adults with hip impingement. A discussion of the biomechanical and anatomical aspects of hip impingement is presented. Different types of impingement which exist are discussed.


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