Surgical technique: Bone graft for avascular necrosis of the hip


Book Section

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015. Avascular necrosis of the hip is a debilitating disease process leading to end-stage hip degeneration and eventual total hip arthroplasty.Early recognition allows for salvage treatment options that may delay joint degeneration.Core decompression with bone grafting is an effective treatment strategy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Frank, JM; Federer, AE; Mather, RC; Ruch, DS

Published Date

  • January 1, 2015

Book Title

  • Hip Arthroscopy and Hip Joint Preservation Surgery

Start / End Page

  • 1073 - 1077

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781461469643

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-4614-6965-0_110

Citation Source

  • Scopus