The Hip Joint, written in 2016, provides a detailed account of the hip joint's anatomy and biomechanics and covers recent trends in orthopaedic surgery of the hip joint, including the latest advances in revision total hip arthroplasty (THA), computer-assisted navigation for THA, resurfacing of the hip joint and neoplastic conditions around the hip as well as indications, complications and outcomes of hip arthroscopy. Another book, The Hip Joint in Adults: Advances and Developments, gives additional important details of how hip joint surgery has evolved around the world. While much of the basic knowledge in this area is constant, it is critically important to stay current on those areas that do change.

This updated second edition of The Hip Joint contains a host of original articles from contributory authors all around the world, showing the evolution of the hip joint till the present day, building upon the solid foundation set by the first edition. It covers hot topics such as 3D printing in orthopaedics and traumatology, stem cell therapy in orthopaedics, hip resurfacing, hip-preserving surgery, sports medicine for the hip joint, robotic-assisted surgery in orthopaedics and neoplastic conditions around the hip.

chapter Chapter 1|12 pages

Applied Anatomy of the Hip Joint

ByK. Mohan

chapter Chapter 2|16 pages

Biomechanics of the Hip Joint

ByK. Mohan Iyer

chapter Chapter 3|34 pages

Septic Arthritis of the Hip in Children

ByK. Vinodh

chapter Chapter 4|8 pages

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

ByMunis Ashraf, Senthilnathan Sambandam

chapter Chapter 5|50 pages

Bearing Materials in Total Joint Arthroplasty

ByHemant Kumar, Arya Mishra, Sharad Goyal, Conal Quah

chapter Chapter 6|36 pages

3D Printing: Clinical Applications in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

ByMohit Kumar Patralekh, Hitesh Lal

chapter Chapter 7|13 pages

Stem Cell Therapy in Orthopaedics

ByBen Davies, Wasim Khan

chapter Chapter 8|18 pages

Principles of Anterior Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty

ByAlessandro Geraci, Paolo Segnana, Alberto Ricciardi

chapter Chapter 9|30 pages

Periprosthetic Fractures of the Hip Joint

ByShibu Krishnan, Gurdeep S. Biring, Arvind Vijapur

chapter Chapter 10|10 pages

Periprosthetic Osteolysis after Total Hip Replacement

ByPranab Sinha, Shalin Shaunak

chapter Chapter 11|24 pages

Surgical Approaches to the Hip Joint

ByZachary Post, Courtney Bell

chapter Chapter 12|21 pages

Classifications Used in Total Hip Arthroplasty

ByMunis Ashraf, Senthilnathan Sambandam

chapter Chapter 13|22 pages

Total Hip Arhroplasty

BySharad Goyal, Chris Booth, Sarah Sexton, Madhu Rao

chapter Chapter 14|9 pages

Hip Resurfacing

ByGareth Chan, Sharad Goyal, Michael Moss

chapter Chapter 15|19 pages

Proximal Femoral Replacement

ByVineet Kurisunkal, Michael C. Parry

chapter Chapter 16|12 pages

Pelvic and Acetabular Reconstruction Following Oncological Resection

ByJonathan Stevenson, Scott Evans

chapter Chapter 17|30 pages

Complications of Hip Arthroscopy

ByStephanie Kokkineli, Christopher J. Feroussis, Nikolaos V. Bardakos

chapter Chapter 18|23 pages

Femoral Neck-Lengthening Osteotomies around the Hip Joint

ByGaurav Garg

chapter Chapter 19|20 pages

Hip-Preserving Surgery

ByHiran Amarasekera

chapter Chapter 20|21 pages

Extracorporeal Shockwave Treatment of the Hip

ByKandiah Raveendran

chapter Chapter 21|70 pages

Sports Medicine of the Hip Joint

ByAshish Mittal

chapter Chapter 22|23 pages

Evaluation of a Painful Total Hip Replacement

ByLee Hoggett, Ardeshir Y. Bonshahi

chapter Chapter 23|26 pages

Robotic-Assisted Surgery in Orthopaedics

ByKarthik Karuppaiah, Mathew Gee

chapter Chapter 24|13 pages

Computer Navigation in Hip Arthroplasty

ByBenjamin M. Davies, Sarvpreet Singh, Wasim Khan

chapter Chapter 25|25 pages

Surgical Advancements in Hip Arthroscopy and FAI Syndrome: Indications and Technique for Labral Reconstruction of the Hip

ByMichael Scheidt, Michael B. Ellman, Sanjeev Bhatia

chapter Chapter 26|44 pages

Fracture Neck of the Femur

ByAbdullah Hanoun, Shwan F. Henari, Vijay Kumar

chapter Chapter 27|23 pages

Conversion of Hip Arthrodesis to Total Hip Arthroplasty

ByOmer Faruk Egerci, Adil Turan, Halis Atil Atilla, Ozkan Kose

chapter Chapter 28|14 pages

The Direct Anterior Approach to the Hip

ByHiran Amarasekera

chapter Chapter 29|18 pages

Modified PLOP Osteotomy Approach to the Hip

ByXiaoxiao Zhou, Yang Yang

chapter Chapter 30|18 pages

Single-Incision Piriformis-Sparing Posterior THA

ByBenjamin Quansah, Riaz J. K. Khan

chapter Chapter 31|14 pages

Imaging of the Hip Joint

ByChristine Azzopardi, Rajesh Botchu

chapter Chapter 32|36 pages

Neoplastic Conditions around the Hip

ByChristine Azzopardi, Ram Vaidhyanath, Rajesh Botchu