Total Hip Arthroplasty: Procedures and Potential Complications


Series: Orthopedic Research and Therapy
BISAC: BUS070120

This volume presents an up-to-date appraisal of the important issues which are encountered in the practice of modern total hip arthroplasty. The information presented is evidence-based but also contains valuable insights from the contributing authors who are all experts in their fields. This will be of value to practicing surgeons at all levels as well as those in medicolegal practice.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. The History of Total Hip Arthroplasty
(Matthew G. Wharton, Michael M. Decker and Dustin L. Richter – Department of Orthopaedics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, US)

Chapter 2. Complications Following Total Hip Replacement: What Should We Be Informing Patients About in 2021?
(Nemandra Amir Sandiford – Southland Teaching Hospital, New Zealand, et al.)

Chapter 3. The Impact of Obesity on Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
(Brad Stone, Tim C Chuang and Gary J Hooper – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand)

Chapter 4. Polyethylene Wear in Total Joint Replacement
(Alex J. J. Lee, Tim C. Chuang and Gary J. Hooper – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago Christchurch, New Zealand)

Chapter 5. Instability in Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Contemporary Review of Contributing Factors and their Prevention
(Hayat Khan, Karl Yan and Nemandra A. Sandiford – Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Frimley Park Hospital, Frimley, Surrey, UK, et al.)

Chapter 6. Periprosthetic Fractures Following Total Hip Arthroplasty
(Sulaiman Alazzawi, Donald S Garbuz, Bassam A Masri – Trauma and Orthopaedics Department, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, et al.)

Chapter 7. The Direct Anterior Approach: Results and Controversies
(Michael van Niekerk, Marinus Stowers – Orthopaedic Department, Whangarei hospital, Whangarei, New Zealand)

Chapter 8. Fixation of Implants in Total Hip Arthroplasty
(Nimesh G Patel and Matthew J Wilson – Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, United Kingdom)

Chapter 9. Adverse Reaction to Metal Debris in Arthroplasty – Its Causes, Pathogenesis and Management Options
(Rami Sorial and Rohit Pandey – Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Sydney, Head of Department, Nepean Hospital, Sydney, Australia, et al.)

Chapter 10. Thigh Pain After Total Hip Replacement
(Juan Ambrosio Gonzalez-Pinilla, Pedro Zorrilla-Ribot, Vladimir Jorge-Carrasco, and Aristides D’Oleo-Maldonado – Orthopedic and Trauma Department, Castilla La-Mancha University, Ciudad Real, Spain)

Chapter 11. Hip Arthroscopy for Painful Total Hip Arthroplasty
Scott Plaster, Michael Decker, and Dustin L. Richter – Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Chapter 12. Enhanced Recovery Following Total Hip Arthroplasty
Neil G. Stewart, Jacob T. Munro, Andrew P. Monk – Department of Surgery (Orthopaedics), University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand)

Chapter 13. The Impact of Registries on Improving Practice and Outcomes
(Scott M. Bolam, A. Paul Monk, and Jacob T. Munro – Department of Surgery (Orthopaedics), University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, et al.)

Chapter 14. Minimising Complications: Functional Patient-Specific Total Hip Arthroplasty: The Impact of Technology
(Michael Wyatt and David Kieser – Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, MidCentral District Health Board & Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand)

Chapter 15. The Impact of Technological Advances on Outcome and Function Following Total Hip Replacement
(Michael Wyatt and David Kieser – Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Massey University, Palmerston North, Manawatu, North Island, New Zealand, et al.)

Chapter 16. Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Treatment of Avascular Necrosis of the Femoral Head: What is the Optimal Management Option?
(Tejbir S. Pannu, Jesus M. Villa, Aldo M. Riesgo, Preetesh D. Patel, Wael K. Barsoum, Carlos A. Higuera-Rueda – Levitetz Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, Florida, US)

Chapter 17. Total Hip Arthroplasty for Neck of Femur Fractures
(J. T. Berwin and R. P. Baker – Department of Trauma & Orthopaedics, Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol, UK)


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