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Minimally Invasive Total Joint Arthroplasty

  • William J. Hozack
  • Martin Krismer
  • Michael Nogler
  • Peter M. Bonutti
  • Franz Rachbauer
  • Jonathan L. Schaffer
  • William J. Donnelly

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Is There a Need for Minimally Invasive Approaches in Total Joint Arthroplasty?

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. L. Baerga-Varela, G. A. Malanga
      Pages 2-5
    3. W. Arnold, W. J. Hozack
      Pages 6-12
    4. K. E. Dreinhöfer, W. Puhl, M. Flören
      Pages 13-17
  3. The Hip

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-24
    2. W. V. Arnold, R. H. Rothman
      Pages 25-28
    3. Traditional Approaches to the Hip

      1. F. Rachbauer, M. Nogler
        Pages 29-32
      2. V. Krebs, E. Sladek, A. Baddar, W. Barsoum, L. S. Borden
        Pages 33-38
      3. C. S. Ranawat, V. J. Rasquinha, A. S. Ranawat, K. Miyasaka
        Pages 39-46
    4. Minimally Invasive Approaches to the Hip

About this book


Minimally Invasive Total Hip phy is highlighted, but rather a compilation of expertise and Knee Replacement has been assembled for the reader to evaluate. Within the text of this book, many issues will be presented, Change is inevitable, but progress does not necessarily some of which are incision length, single versus multiple follow. We are currently witnessing two dramatic incision, muscle sparing versus muscle splitting, in situ changes within the world of total hip and knee replace­ bone cuts versus dislocation of the joint, and intra­ medullary versus extra-medullary instrumentation. As ment. Minimally invasive surgical techniques have been popularized in the media and on the web and the effect long as the judgement of time has not provided a single has been to focus an increased interest in the preserva­ best solution the issue, there is a place for a variety of tion and handling of the soft tissues during hip and knee techniques, approaches, and opinions. Therefore, the replacement. Computer-assisted hip and knee replace­ editors invited those experts to contribute whose names ment surgery has developed to the point where it can be are already associated with minimally invasive total seamlessly integrated into the operating room. Together joint surgery, and who are well known for their high lev­ these two changes - minimally invasive surgery and el of competence in the field.


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Editors and affiliations

  • William J. Hozack
    • 1
  • Martin Krismer
    • 2
  • Michael Nogler
    • 2
  • Peter M. Bonutti
    • 3
    • 4
  • Franz Rachbauer
    • 2
  • Jonathan L. Schaffer
    • 5
  • William J. Donnelly
    • 6
  1. 1.Jefferson Medical SchoolRothman Institute OrthopedicsPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Department for OrthopaedicsMedical University InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria
  3. 3.Bonutti ClinicEffinghamUSA
  4. 4.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of ArkansasUSA
  5. 5.Information Technology Divisione-Cleveland Clinic The Cleveland ClinicClevelandUSA
  6. 6.Brisbane Orthopaedic Specialist ServicesHoly Spirit HospitalBrisbaneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Minimally Invasive Total Joint Arthroplasty
  • Editors William J. Hozack
    Martin Krismer
    Michael Nogler
    Peter M. Bonutti
    Franz Rachbauer
    Jonathan L. Schaffer
    William J. Donnelly
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-21007-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-63926-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-59298-0
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 342
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Orthopedics
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