One condition, two viable treatments

By Peter Pollack

Single-surgeon study compares open and arthroscopic approaches for treating FAI

“Surgical dislocation for the treatment of femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) has arguably been the gold standard,” explained Benjamin G. Domb, MD, speaking at the annual meeting of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, “but arthroscopic techniques have advanced to the point of potentially reproducing the outcomes of open surgery.”

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