Scott Sporer, MD, Author
Craig J. Della Valle, MD; Kevin L. Garvin, MD; Kenneth J. Koval, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS; Medical Editors
December 2012, Online Format
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Area of Focus: Hip, Knee & Lower Extremity and Joint Replacement
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An extended trochanteric osteotomy can be a formidable procedure, but with these step-by-step details and many clinical pearls, this operation can become your "go to" procedure to achieve a well-fixed stem. Do you know … How to determine if your symptomatic patient has an infection? How to avoid the sciatic nerve? Where and how long to make the ETO? How deep to cut the lateral proximal femur and what shape is ideal? How to remain fracture free during the levering process? What to do in cases of varus remodeling? Where, when, and how to attach cables?
The Adult Hip 6 helps you understand and learn the steps of this tough procedure – all in an engaging, interactive learning experience.
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Educational Objectives of The Adult Hip 6: Identify surgical indications for an extended trochanteric osteotomy Describe the appropriate surgical technique to perform an extended trochanteric osteotomy Describe the appropriate response to at least two potential complications of extended trochanteric osteotomy
Successful completion of this program should give you the knowledge to:
This activity has been approved for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.