Hip and Pelvis Injuries in Sports Medicine

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Mar 28, 2012 - Medical - 304 pages
Authored by the foremost experts in the field, this comprehensive clinical reference covers the diagnosis and treatment of hip and pelvis injuries seen in sports medicine practices. The book details the physical examination and radiology of the hip and pelvis and describes techniques for treating all the important problems encountered in athletes. Of special note is the thorough coverage of problems that occur before a hip replacement is needed. The book provides detailed information on hip intra-articular disease along with all of the bony and soft tissue injuries around the hip joint. Other conditions covered include stress fractures, adductor injuries, sports hernias, and hamstring injuries. Treatment methods described include both arthroscopic and open procedures. The book is profusely illustrated and includes color throughout.
 

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Contents

Imaging the Hip
13
Snapping Hip Syndrome 159
31
Imaging of the Pelvis
42
Physical Examination of the Hip
62
The Lateral Approach
78
Treatment of Labral Pathology
99
Cartilage Injuries of the Hip
118
Low Back Pain in Athletes 240
122
Treatment of Femoroacetabular ImpingementOpen
132
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