About the Book
"There is a rising interest in trying to preserve hips, especially in younger patients, rather than replacing them. Hips are preserved by providing the patient with a new area of articular cartilage that prevents bone from rubbing on bone. This book, by the leaders in the field, will comprehensively cover both the basic science and operative techniques necessary to understand and master the clinical skills necessary for hip preservation. Key Features: Authors are the inventors of these techniques, First comprehensive coverage of hip preservation surgery. This is a growing area of orthopedics. Covers anatomy, pathology, biomechanics, and treatment."--Provided by publisher.