The dislocating hip arthroplasty: prevention and treatment.

@article{Patel2007TheDH,
  title={The dislocating hip arthroplasty: prevention and treatment.},
  author={Preetesh D. Patel and Aaron Potts and Mark I. Froimson},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 4 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          86-90
        }
}
The dislocating hip is functionally impairing and leads to patient dissatisfaction. The etiology is multifactorial and may include component malpositioning, soft tissue laxity, and component or anatomical impingement. Initial treatment of dislocation usually consists of closed reduction followed by the use of an abduction pillow or brace or a knee immobilizer, although evidence to support these actions is limited. Operative intervention is generally reserved for patients with more than 2… CONTINUE READING

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