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Indian Orthopaedic Association 57th Annual Conference 2012
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International Revision Hip Arthroplasty Symposium November 2012
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Which factors determine the wear rate of large-diameter metal-on-metal hip replacements? Multivariate analysis of two hundred and seventy-six components.
[ 12 July 2013 ]

Medical management of osteonecrosis of the hip: a review
[ 12 July 2013 ]

Types of disorder

Many disease processes can affect the hip and knee. The following pages discuss some of the common conditions that cause symptoms and often require surgery.

Osteoarthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dysplasic Hips and CDH

Perthes Disease

Trauma

Infection

Ligamentous Laxity

Avascular Necrosis

Femoro-acetabular Impingement

Slipped Upper Femoral Epiphysis


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