The normal ischiofemoral distance and its variations

  title={The normal ischiofemoral distance and its variations},
  author={Ihab Hujazi and Teresa Jones and Sarb Johal and Philip W. P. Bearcroft and G. Muniz-Terra and Vikas Khanduja},
  booktitle={Journal of hip preservation surgery},
The aim of this study is to measure the ischiofemoral distance (IFD) in the normal hip with healthy surrounding soft tissues and describe its variations caused by gender, age and proximal femoral anatomy so that this could serve as a reference for future studies on this subject. This is a retrospective study in which we reviewed the CT scans of 149 patients (298 hips) who had a CT of their pelvis for non-orthopaedic (abdomino-pelvic) pathology. The images were reviewed by two independent… CONTINUE READING


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