By Rafael J. Sierra

Comprised completely of scientific instances regarding osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH), this concise, sensible casebook will offer orthopedic surgeons with the simplest real-world techniques to correctly diagnose and deal with either pre- and post-collapse conditions. Each bankruptcy is a case that opens with a special medical presentation, through an outline of the analysis, review and administration ideas used to regard it, in addition to the case final result and medical pearls and pitfalls. half I discusses pre-collapse remedies geared toward the early levels of ONFH, together with using bisphosphonates, stem cellphone treatment and minimally invasive center decompression. Chapters proposing post-collapse remedies geared toward holding the femoral head include half II, together with non-vascularized bone grafting, osteochondral move and transtrochanteric osteotomy. situations protecting post-collapse overall hip arthroplasty (THA) and customary problems around out the presentation.

Pragmatic and reader-friendly, Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head: A scientific Casebook can be an outstanding source for orthopedic surgeons, citizens and fellows treating hip pain.

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