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Hip Surgery

An Odyssey

Augusto Sarmiento

440 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

Hip Surgery: An Odyssey is a step by step journey through important technological developments in hip surgery. Based on the author's personal experiences, the book examines past and present procedures, their successes and complications.

Enhanced by more than 600 well-illustrated images, this text discusses different types of hip surgery - reconstructive surgery, including total hip arthroplasty; specific pathological conditions, the fractured hip and annexures.

Author Bio

Augusto Sarmiento MD
Former Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics, Universities of Miami and Southern California; Past President of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons