Navigation Links
Hip surgery complication rate higher than previously reported
Date:3/22/2013

CHICAGO, IL Outcomes after surgery have always been difficult to determine. Now a new case study on more than 500 hip procedures highlights that complication rates may be even higher than previous reports, say researchers presenting at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine's Specialty Day in Chicago, IL.

"The overall complication rate after hip arthroscopy was 7.2 percent, which is higher than what has been previously reported in the literature at 1.5 percent," said lead author Christopher Larson, MD of the Minnesota Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Institute in Minneapolis. "Our multicenter study trial is one of the first to evaluate complication rates for all arthroscopic hip procedures using a grading scheme that evaluated the possibility of complications based on demographic and surgical data. Previous reports on complications were prior to new surgical techniques such as labral repair and treatment of femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) or were not comprehensive."

Between January 2011 and April 2012, Larson and his team, evaluated 573 individuals (287 males, 286 females) with a mean age of 32.3 years who underwent hip arthroscopy (minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an examination and sometimes treatment of damage of the interior of a joint is performed using an arthroscope) at three institutions. The diagnosis, demographic information and procedures were recorded, and a validated complications grading classification was used for all patients prospectively.

"The most common adverse event after surgery (22.7% of hips) was post-operative sensory disturbance in the leg and only persisted beyond six months in four hips and was considered a sequelae rather than a complication. There was no difference in complications between males vs. females, primary vs. revision, labral repair vs. debridement and BMI," said Larson. "We hope that our research helps to provide new insights into surgery complications and how t
'/>"/>

Contact: Lisa Weisenberger
lisa@aossm.org
847-655-8647
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Esophageal Cancer Surgery Can Leave Lingering Health Problems, Study Says
2. Optimal care of bariatric surgery patients vital for long-term health and well-being
3. Codeine After Surgery Could Endanger Certain Kids: Study
4. Surgery Rates Rising for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer: Study
5. Study examines medicare use for Mohs micrographic surgery and surgical excision for skin cancer
6. Weight-Loss Surgery Beat Drugs for Cutting Diabetes in Very Obese
7. Brain Surgery Might Ease Tough-to-Treat OCD
8. Men More Prone to Complications After Brain, Spine Surgery
9. Lower Risk for Bowel Obstruction With Less Invasive Surgery: Study
10. Brain surgery for epilepsy underutilized
11. New Techniques May Improve Infant Heart Surgery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2015)... The first step to transforming one’s ... For meditation and yoga teacher Stine Koppernæs, meditation and ... tools that allow her to experience more peace and ... a teacher since 2006, and through the years she ... being. , “I love sharing this way of finding ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Carinsurancequotesinfo.com has released a new blog ... to qualify for auto insurance as a ... auto insurance online, without having to follow a special ... parents can reduce their auto insurance expenses. The tips ... explained. , Clients can now visit an insurance ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Integrative Therapeutics has introduced two new supplements ... , A unique combination of herbs and nutrients, ... Complex apart from other antioxidant supplements. This formula ... antioxidation versus the use of single or sequential ... Resveratrol, Alpha-Glycosyl Isoquercitrin, and Coenzyme Q10 with Setria® ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Orlando, Fla. (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 ... extraordinary healer” were among the ways Denise Weiner described ... Angeles, who cared for her daughter, Alexa, during her ... radiation, brain resections, a bone marrow transplant and numerous ... the house to visit Alexa when she was not ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 2015 Insuranceautoquote.info has released a new ... premiums . , Lowering auto insurance prices is ... simply find better offers for their financial budget. Comparing ... does not require any registration. , Comparing quotes ... are multiple agencies that sell coverage and this means ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Auto Insurance Discounts for Single Parents - How to Qualify for Low Rates 2Health News:Integrative Therapeutics Introduces Two ProThrivers™ Wellness Supplements with Specialty Ingredients from Kyowa Hakko USA 2Health News:Integrative Therapeutics Introduces Two ProThrivers™ Wellness Supplements with Specialty Ingredients from Kyowa Hakko USA 3Health News:Integrative Therapeutics Introduces Two ProThrivers™ Wellness Supplements with Specialty Ingredients from Kyowa Hakko USA 4Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 2Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 3Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 4Health News:Car Insurance Quotes Can Help Drivers Lower Their Premiums 2
... June 23, 2009 With millions of people in the ... and our Canadian neighbors doing likewise for their July 1 ... shows of the future likely to ignite a smile on ... is quietly making its way toward the sky. ...
... HIV/AIDS Atlas , , WASHINGTON, June 22 ... HIV/AIDS Atlas ( http://www.MapHIV.org ) that highlights the impact ... States. The Atlas makes information on HIV/AIDS prevalence ... time, painting a comprehensive picture of the varying intensity ...
... Quality Forum Launches First U.S. HIV/AIDS Atlas , , ... launched a groundbreaking HIV/AIDS Atlas ( http://www.MapHIV.org ... in communities across the United States. The Atlas makes ... for the first time, painting a comprehensive picture of the ...
... Economy! It,s the Perfect Time for Fitness! , , LOS ... or stair climber in the park or along the beach. Now ... putting the traditional fitness equipment on wheels, but with a unique ... Pumgo Fitness Scooter, a new concept of fitness, will be introduced ...
... Biomodels CRO expertise in $1 billion market for cancer ... , , WATERTOWN, Mass., June 22 Biomodels ... care, today announced that its customized research program allowed ... attain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for Phase ...
... in the Bone Graft Market , , MOUNTAIN VIEW, ... bone graft market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Bone Solutions, Inc. ... Technology Leadership of the Year for its development of OsteoCrete(TM). ... and tendons to bone and bone-to-bone. On May 21, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:'Green' fireworks may brighten eco-friendly 4th of July displays in future 2Health News:MapHIV.org Shows Six Counties in Louisiana Seriously Impacted by AIDS 2Health News:MapHIV.org Shows Six Counties in Louisiana Seriously Impacted by AIDS 3Health News:MapHIV.org Shows California's San Francisco County Seriously Impacted by HIV 2Health News:MapHIV.org Shows California's San Francisco County Seriously Impacted by HIV 3Health News:Pumgo Fitness Scooter Will Highlight Venice Beach This Summer 2Health News:Biomodels' Oral Mucositis Expertise Speeds FDA Approval for ActoGeniX's Phase 1b Trial of AGO13 in Cancer Patients 2Health News:Frost & Sullivan Selects Bone Solutions for Technology Leadership of the Year Award 2Health News:Frost & Sullivan Selects Bone Solutions for Technology Leadership of the Year Award 3Health News:Frost & Sullivan Selects Bone Solutions for Technology Leadership of the Year Award 4
(Date:4/24/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ... of the "Lab Accessories Market by ... Station) & End User (OEM/Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical ... 2020" report to their offering. ... expected to reach $504.7 million by 2020 ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI ) today announced that ... facility to $120 million from $50 million.  The amended ... company to increase borrowings by a total of up ... commitments from existing lenders or new lending institutions.  The ... 2018.   "The amended credit facility, together ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... CHICAGO, Ill. , April 24, 2015  AbbVie ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted its New ... company,s, all-oral, interferon-free, two direct-acting antiviral treatment of ombitasvir, ... for the treatment of adults with chronic genotype 4 ... regimen is the first all-oral, interferon-free therapy being evaluated ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Lab Accessories Market Report 2015-2020 - Label Printer/ Pipette tips/ Pumps/Microplate/Reagent Reservoir/Valve/Tubing/Wash Station 2Global Lab Accessories Market Report 2015-2020 - Label Printer/ Pipette tips/ Pumps/Microplate/Reagent Reservoir/Valve/Tubing/Wash Station 3Lannett Expands Revolving Credit Facility To $120 Million 2U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 2U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 3U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 4U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 5U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 6U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 7
For temporary cardiac pacing after open heart surgery. The zig-zag portion of the heartwire is embedded into the desired area of the myocardium (epicardially)....
For temporary cardiac pacing after open heart surgery. The zig-zag portion of the heartwire is embedded into the desired area of the myocardium (epicardially)....
... "three-in-one Microkeratome for traditional Lasik, Epi-Lasik and ... world of rapidly changing technologies and applications ... is and remains a proven value, offering ... needs and allows them to stay abreast ...
... individual components for individual indications. XCaliber covers ... of an innovative composite plastic material, XCaliber ... lighter. This means it's easier to handle, ... the patient. ,Come pre-assembled, packaged sterile, and ...
Medicine Products: