Arthroscopic Approaches to the Hip Joint

  title={Arthroscopic Approaches to the Hip Joint},
  author={Joan Carles Monllau and Filippo La Torre and Llu{\'i}s Puig and A Rodr guez-Baeza},
Summary: The application of arthroscopic surgical techniques to the hip joint has gained increasing popularity in recent years. However, the particular anatomic features of this joint and surrounding tissue have made it arthroscopically inaccessible until recently. Complete arthroscopic examination of the hip requires at least 3 portals. Several major neurovascular structures in the vicinity of the joint can be injured during the establishment of these percutaneous portals. Therefore, a perfect… CONTINUE READING