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Perfusion of the femoral head during surgical dislocation of the hip. Monitoring by laser Doppler flowmetry.
Late diagnosis of developmental dislocation of the hip in Norway during the years 1980-1989.
Pathologic dislocation of the hip in von Recklinghausen's disease: a report of two cases.
Five cases of traumatic dislocation of the hip in children treated between 2009 and 2015 have been included in this study.
Both groups showed similar findings with regard to cup loosening, stem loosening, superficial wound infection, and dislocation of the hip. The overall complication rate was significantly higher in the two-incision group (41.3%) (p < 0.001) (Table 4).
It is performed without dislocation of the hip, which can prevent the complication of osteonecrosis of the femoral head.
He has been given crutches and a walking frame and has been warned that any fall could cause a dislocation of the hip. He remains confused about exactly what happened on the night.
Walking ability is not affected by dislocation of the hip, but rather by the neurological level of involvement.[6] Only 33% of L3 patients can walk, and then usually with ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs) and crutches, but all L4 patients are ambulatory.
Concomitant ipsilateral traumatic dislocation of the hip and knee following high-energy trauma: a case report.