A practical guide and accessible reference text which gives an overall picture of the present status of revision arthroplasty of the hip. Emphasis is placed on surgical technique and methodology that the surgeon can apply in the operating theater. Authors are internationally renowned inthis area and have been chosen to reflect a wide variety of opinion and experience. This publication will give clear advice to orthopedic surgeons on the most up-to-date methods of revising artificial joints when there is bone stock loss. It aims to give a practical overview of the revisionarthroplasty of the hip dealing not only with problems that may be dealt with by the community orthopedic surgeons, but also those more likely to be referred to orthopedic surgeons specializing in the area of revision arthroplasty. This practical guide and accessible reference text gives an overallpicture of the present status of the resources that are available.
Gross, Allan, MD, FRCS(C), Head, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mt Sinai Hospital, Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada McMinn, Derek, MB BS FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Midlands International Orthopaedic Services, Birmingham Nuffield Hospital, Birmingham, UK VILLAR,RICHARD N, BSc MS FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK