Hip structure

Known as: Regio coxae, Coxas, HIP 
The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.
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2016
Review
2016
Exercise is recommended for hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA). Patient initiation of, and adherence to, exercise is key to the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Over the past decade, there has been an increase in the number of revision total hip and knee arthroplasties performed… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
A multitude of factors including biochemical, genetic, and acquired abnormalities may contribute to osteoarthritis of the hip… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Risedronate increases bone mineral density in elderly women, but whether it prevents hip fracture is not known… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We developed a 12-item questionnaire for completion by patients having total hip replacement (THR). A prospective study of 220… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Hip fractures are recognized to be a major public health problem in many Western nations, most notably those in North America… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Hypovitaminosis D and a low calcium intake contribute to increased parathyroid function in elderly persons. Calcium… (More)
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Review
1986
Review
1986
UNLABELLED The etiology of osteoarthritis of the hip has long been considered secondary (eg, to congenital or developmental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
In view of the increasing incidence of stem-type femoral component loosening, a detailed retrospective radiographic zonal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
In a series of 300 total hip replacements, nine (3 per cent) dislocated. Precise measurements of the orientation of the… (More)
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