International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences
2016, Volume 2 Issue 1
Modified posterior approach to the hip joint
Author(s): K Mohan Iyer
Abstract: This modification was developed in1981 by Cadaveric Tests prior to clinical application in patients, and this was primarily devised anatomically to decrease dislocations of the Hip Joint. Here the bone over the greater trochanter was osteotoimised at it posterior overhanging part to provide for access to the Hip Joint, which was resutured using 2 stainless steel wires In order to reconstitute the hip Joint.
How to cite this article:
K Mohan Iyer. Modified posterior approach to the hip joint. International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences. 2016; 2(1): 18-21.