Femoral neuropathy following total hip arthroplasty : Review and management guidelines
Acta Orthopaedica Belgica, 06/12/2012Fox AJS et al.
The literature reports an incidence rate of femoral neuropathy following total hip arthroplasty ranging from 0.1 to 2.4 percent. Determining the precise aetiology, establishing a diagnosis and subsequent treatment of femoral nerve injury remains a difficult task, with conservative management remaining the treatment benchmark.
MDLinx connects healthcare professionals and patients to tomorrow's important medical news, while providing the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries with highly targeted interactive marketing, education, content, and medical research solutions.