Total hip arthroplasty combined with double-chevron subtrochanteric osteotomy
Journal of Orthopaedic Science, 05/17/2012
Sonohata M et al. – The study shows that acceptable results are obtained from double–chevron subtrochanteric osteotomy for subtrochanteric femoral shortening and corrective osteotomy. However, total hip arthroplasty combined with subtrochanteric osteotomy is a technically demanding treatment option.