2nd Edition

The Hip Joint

Edited By K. Mohan Iyer Copyright 2022
    822 Pages 49 Color & 243 B/W Illustrations
    by Jenny Stanford Publishing

    822 Pages 49 Color & 243 B/W Illustrations
    by Jenny Stanford Publishing

    The Hip Joint, written in 2016, provides a detailed account of the hip joint's anatomy and biomechanics and covers recent trends in orthopaedic surgery of the hip joint, including the latest advances in revision total hip arthroplasty (THA), computer-assisted navigation for THA, resurfacing of the hip joint and neoplastic conditions around the hip as well as indications, complications and outcomes of hip arthroscopy. Another book, The Hip Joint in Adults: Advances and Developments, gives additional important details of how hip joint surgery has evolved around the world. While much of the basic knowledge in this area is constant, it is critically important to stay current on those areas that do change.

    This updated second edition of The Hip Joint contains a host of original articles from contributory authors all around the world, showing the evolution of the hip joint till the present day, building upon the solid foundation set by the first edition. It covers hot topics such as 3D printing in orthopaedics and traumatology, stem cell therapy in orthopaedics, hip resurfacing, hip-preserving surgery, sports medicine for the hip joint, robotic-assisted surgery in orthopaedics and neoplastic conditions around the hip.

    1. Applied Anatomy of the Hip Joint

    K. Mohan Iyer

    2. Biomechanics of the Hip joint

    K. Mohan Iyer

    3. Septic Arthritis of the Hip in Children

    K. Vinodh

    4. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

    Munis Ashraf and Senthilnathan Sambandam

    5. Bearing Materials in Total Joint Arthroplasty

    Hemant Kumar Singh, Arya Mishra, Sharad Goyal and Conal Quah

    6. 3D Printing: Clinical Applications in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

    Mohit Kumar Patralekh and Hitesh Lal

    7. Stem Cell Therapy in Orthopaedics

    Ben Davies and Wasim Khan

    8. Principles of Anterior Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Alessandro Geraci, Paolo Segnana and Alberto Ricciardi

    9. Periprosthetic Fractures of the Hip Joint

    Shibu Krishnan, Gurdeep S. Biring and Arvind Vijapur

    10. Periprosthetic Osteolysis after Total Hip Replacement

    Pranab Sinha and Shalin Shaunak

    11. Surgical Approaches to the Hip Joint

    Zachary Post and Courtney Bell

    12. Classifications Used in Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Munis Ashraf and Senthilnathan Sambandam

    13. Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Sharad Goyal, Chris Booth, Sarah Sexton and Madhu Rao

    14. Hip Resurfacing

    Gareth Chan, Sharad Goyal and Michael Moss

    15. Proximal Femoral Replacement

    Vineet Kurisunkal and Michael C. Parry

    16. Pelvic and Acetabular Reconstruction Following Oncological Resection

    Jonathan Stevenson and Scott Evans

    17. Complications of Hip Arthroscopy

    Stephanie Kokkineli, Christopher J. Feroussis and Nikolaos V. Bardakos

    18. Femoral Neck-Lengthening Osteotomies around the Hip Joint

    Gaurav Garg

    19. Hip-Preserving Surgery

    Hiran Amarasekera

    20. Extracorporeal Shockwave Treatment of the Hip

    Kandiah Raveendran

    21. Sports Medicine of the Hip Joint

    Ashish Mittal

    22. Evaluation of a Painful Total Hip Replacement

    Lee Hoggett and Ardeshir Y. Bonshahi

    23. Robotic-Assisted Surgery in Orthopaedics

    Karthik Karuppaiah and Mathew Gee

    24. Computer Navigation in Hip Arthroplasty

    Benjamin M. Davies, Sarvpreet Singh and Wasim Khan

    25. Surgical Advancements in Hip Arthroscopy and FAI Syndrome: Indications and Technique for Labral Reconstruction of the Hip

    Michael Scheidt, Michael B. Ellman and Sanjeev Bhatia

    26. Fracture Neck of the Femur

    Abdullah Hanoun, Shwan F. Henari and Vijay Kumar

    27. Conversion of Hip Arthrodesis to Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Omer Faruk Egerci, Adil Turan, Halis Atil Atilla and Ozkan Kose

    28. The Direct Anterior Approach to the Hip

    Hiran Amarasekera

    29. Modified PLOP Osteotomy Approach to the Hip

    Xiaoxiao Zhou and Yang Yang

    30. Single-Incision Piriformis-Sparing Posterior THA

    Benjamin Quansah and Riaz J. K. Khan

    31. Imaging of the Hip Joint

    Christine Azzopardi and Rajesh Botchu

    32. Neoplastic Conditions around the Hip

    Christine Azzopardi, Ram Vaidhyanath and Rajesh Botchu


    K. Mohan Iyer received his MCPS (1971) from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai, India; MBBS (1971) from the University of Mumbai; D. Orth. and F.C.P.S. Orth. (1975) from the College of Physicians and Surgeons; M.S. Orth. (1978) from the University of Mumbai and M.Ch. Orth. (1981) from the University of Liverpool, U.K. During this time, he wrote three theses on fractures of the patella, excision arthroplasty of the elbow and excision of the trapezium for carpometacarpal arthritis of the thumb. Dr. Iyer has been associated with K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai, East Birmingham Hospital, U.K., and Dryburn Hospital, Durham, U.K. Dr. Iyer has presented numerous papers at state, national and international conferences in Singapore and Bangkok. He was in charge of the teaching program in orthopaedics for undergraduate students and an examiner for the MBBS degree at the University of Bangalore, India. He has also carried out a wide range of surgeries on all kinds of major fractures, as well as arthroscopy of the knee, spinal surgery and elbow and total hip replacements, and has published numerous articles and book chapters. In 2008, Dr. Iyer moved back to his home town, Bengaluru, India. He has been instrumental in devising a modified posterior approach to the hip joint, which he has been following from 1981 until today. His research is original, as can be seen on his website kmohaniyer.com.