Font Size
A
A
A

Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: B Sonny Bal, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri School of Medicine

Editors: William O Shaffer, MD, Associate Professor & Residency Director, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kentucky at Lexington; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com


Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2007

Medical Author:

Must Read Articles Related to Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement

CT Scan (CAT Scan, Computerized Axial Tomography)
CT Scan History CT was discovered independently by a British engineer named Sir Godfrey Hounsfield and Dr. Alan Cormack. It has become a mainstay for diagnosing med...learn more >>
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a scanner that takes cross-sectional images of the body. It is used to evaluate tissues of the head, neck, chest, limbs, abd...learn more >>
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis is not a single disease but rather the end result of a variety of disorders leading to the structural or functional failure of 1 or more of your ...learn more >>

Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement:

Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement - Patient Experience

Were you encouraged to become mobile right after your minimally invasive hip replacement? Please describe your experience.

Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement - Results

Were you satisfied with the outcome of your minimally invasive hip replacement? How so?





Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Osteonecrosis, Hip »

Osteonecrosis of the femoral head involves the hip joint.

Read More on Medscape Reference »


Medical Dictionary