Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Javad Parvizi, MD; Brian Klatt, MD
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Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty by Dr. Javad Parvizi is a succinct, yet comprehensive text that provides a unique and colorful look into the world of total hip arthroplasty, an in-depth history of this common procedure, as well as strategies to treat and prevent complications.

Inside you will find information on:
• Patient selection
• Preoperative templating
• Surgical techniques
• Relevant anesthesia and pain management
• Postoperative rehabilitation
• Strategies for minimization of complications
• Relevant figures and diagrams
• And much more

Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty is unique in its format to provide basic and detailed information on total hip arthroplasty from A to Z with descriptive, easy-to-read text and extensive visual elements, such as charts and tables.

With total hip arthroplasty being the most successful and popular procedure and each chapter being written by both a resident and an attending, Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty will be the essential “go-to” text for residents, fellows, physical therapists, students, and junior attendings involved with all matters related to the procedure.


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About the Editors
Contributing Authors
Foreword by Aaron G. Rosenberg, MD

Chapter 1 
Applied Anatomy of the Hip
S. Mehdi Jafari, MD and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 2  
Hip Biomechanics
Pooya Hosseinzadeh, MD and Ali Oliashirazi, MD

Chapter 3  
Approach to the Patient With Hip and Groin Pain
S.M. Javad Mortazavi, MD and Mitchell K. Freedman, DO

Chapter 4  
Preoperative Evaluation of Patients for Total Hip Arthroplasty
Brett Perricelli, MD and Richard L. McGough III, MD

Chapter 5  
Osteoarthritis of the Hip: Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Pathology
Ronald Huang, MD and S.M. Javad Mortazavi, MD

Chapter 6  
Christopher S. Adams, PhD

Chapter 7  
Steven Kurtz, PhD and Michael Manley, PhD

Chapter 8  
Polymethylmethacrylate Bone Cement
Manny Porat, MD and Javad Parvizi, MD

Chapter 9  
Nonsurgical Management of Hip Osteoarthritis
Eric L. Grossman, MD, FAAOS; S.M. Javad Mortazavi, MD; and Peter F. Sharkey, MD

Chapter 10  
Hip Arthroscopy
Junaid Makda, MD; Eric B. Smith, MD; Khalid M. Yousuf, MD, MS; and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 11  
Femoroacetabular Impingement
Benjamin Bender, MD; Ashok Gowda, MD; and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 12  
History of Hip Surgery
Orhan Bican, MD and Lauren K. Kahl, MD

Chapter 13  
Indications for Total Hip Arthroplasty and Total Hip Resurfacing
Adam J. Schwartz, MD and Craig J. Della Valle, MD

Chapter 14  
Preoperative Templating
Ravi K. Bashyal, MD; Benjamin Bender, MD; and Robert L. Barrack, MD

Chapter 15  
Surgical Approaches in Total Hip Arthroplasty
Elie Ghanem, MD and Matt Austin, MD

Chapter 16  
Operating Room Setup
Eric Levicoff, MD; Manny Porat, MD; and Brian A. Klatt, MD

Chapter 17  
Elie Ghanem, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS; and Brian A. Klatt, MD

Chapter 18  
Surgical Principles of Total Hip Arthroplasty
Luis Pulido, MD and William Hozack, MD

Chapter 19  
Avoiding Complications
James Cashman, MD; Michael E. Ciminiello, MD; and James J. Purtill, MD

Chapter 20  
Postoperative Management: Analgesia and Anticoagulation
Eric Schwenk, MD; Kishor Gandhi, MD, MPH; and Eugene R. Viscusi, MD

Chapter 21  
Controversies in Total Hip Arthroplasty
Thomas K. John, MD; Benjamin Bender, MD; and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 22  
Outcomes of Primary and Complex Primary Hips
Sanaz Hariri, MD and Henrik Malchau, MD, PhD

Chapter 23  
Factors Influencing Outcome of Total Hip Arthroplasty
S. Mehdi Jafari, MD; Ronald Huang, MD; and William Hozack, MD

Chapter 24  
Osteonecrosis of the Hip
Lawrence P. Lai, MD, MS; Thorsten M. Seyler, MD; and Michael A. Mont, MD

Chapter 25  
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Khalid M. Yousuf, MD, MS and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 26  
Periprosthetic Hip Fracture
CDR M.T. Newman, MD and Hari P. Bezwada, MD

Chapter 27  
Periprosthetic Joint Infection
Khalid Azzam, MD; James Cashman, MD; and Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Chapter 28  
Causes of Failure of Total Hip Arthroplasty
Joshua C. Fox, MD and Michael H. Huo, MD

Chapter 29  
Complex Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty
Bryan D. Springer, MD

Chapter 30  
Total Hip Arthroplasty: Wound Closure
G. Daxton Steele, MD, PharmD and Adolf J. Yates Jr, MD

Chapter 31  
Rehabilitation After Total Hip Arthroplasty
Kristen Hines; Erika Davis, MD; Katie O’Shea, PT, DPT; and Kristen Vogl

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“Written by renowned experts, this book provides step-by-step, practical guidance and relevant information for the treatment of adult hip problems.  The diagrams and photos are very helpful…In less than 300 pages, this treatise provides the key information necessary to treat common hip problems in the adult patient.  It also includes excellent, up-to-date references.  This is an essential book for the academic library frequented by residents.  It will be used often, and the references will lead to further in-depth reading.

Samuel J. Chmell, MD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Doody’s Review Service

About the Editors

Javad Parvizi MD, FRCS is a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Rothman Institute and Thomas Jefferson University with an interest in reconstruction of complex pelvis, hip, and knee diseases with special emphasis on joint preservation. He is a member of numerous national and international societies such as the Hip Society, the Knee Society, and the Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and has served in leadership roles in a large number of national committees. He is a member of various editorial boards for orthopedic journals. He has received wide recognition for his clinical and basic science research including the Brazilian presidential award of honor, 5 Hip Society awards, and 4 Knee Society awards, as well as numerous honors from other societies. He has authored over 350 peer-reviewed manuscripts, is the editor of 5 text books in orthopedics, and has authored over 120 chapters.   

Brian A. Klatt, MD graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1997. After completing his orthopedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh, he served 4 years on active duty with the United States Air Force. The final 2 years in the military were spent working with the residency program at Wilford Hall Medical Center, and it was there that his commitment to education was solidified. After an honorable discharge from the military, Dr. Klatt completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction at the Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. His decision to attend a fellowship at the Rothman Institute was a direct result of meeting Dr. Rothman at a lecture in San Antonio. Dr. Klatt has been lucky to be mentored by many of the great names in orthopedic surgery today. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Klatt returned to the University of Pittsburgh, where he continues to dedicate himself to the education of medical students and residents. His research interests are varied and encompass both clinical and basic science topics. He is honored to have worked with Dr. Parvizi to produce this text. This text is their second collaborative effort. Dr. Klatt hopes that it will provide a quick and easy source for residents who seek to understand the essential information required to master total hip arthroplasty.