The 'Entlastungsgang'. A hip unloading gait as a new conservative therapy for hip pain in the adult.

@article{Schroeter1999TheA,
  title={The 'Entlastungsgang'. A hip unloading gait as a new conservative therapy for hip pain in the adult.},
  author={Juergen Schroeter and Volker G{\"u}th and Matthias Overbeck and Dieter Rosenbaum and Winfried Winkelmann},
  journal={Gait & posture},
  year={1999},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={151-7}
}
'Entlastungsgang' is a gait modification aiming to unload the hip joint by producing a modified Duchenne-limp (straight spinal column, additional lifting of the pelvis on the side of the swinging leg and a consecutive side shift of the pelvis) and a wide stance gait. Sixteen patients suffering from hip pain caused mainly by hip dysplasia were investigated. They received daily gait training for 12 h combined with intensive physical therapy as in-patients for 3-4 weeks. The external muscle torque… CONTINUE READING

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